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Economic planning.

George Douglas Howard Cole

Economic planning.

by George Douglas Howard Cole

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Published by Kennikat Press in Port Washington, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Industrial policy -- Great Britain,
    • Capitalism,
    • Great Britain -- Economic policy -- 1918-1945

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesKennikat Press scholarly reprints. Series on economic thought, history and challenge
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC256.3 .C625 1971
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 384, vi p.
      Number of Pages384
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4466536M
      ISBN 100804614407
      LC Control Number79137935

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