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Labour supply in economic development the future of the large market economies to the year 2000 by Francis Knox

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Published by Saxon House in Farnborough, Eng .
Written in English


  • Labor supply.,
  • Economic development.,
  • Inflation (Finance) and unemployment.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementF. Knox.
LC ClassificationsHD5706 .K67
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 114 p. ;
Number of Pages114
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4479399M
ISBN 100566002388
LC Control Number79307460

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