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Economic evolution and structure

the impact of complexity on the U.S. economic system

by Pryor, Frederic L.

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Economic forecasting -- United States.,
    • Economic indicators -- United States.,
    • Organizational change.,
    • United States -- Economic conditions -- 1945-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 358-387) and index.

      StatementFrederic L. Pryor.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC106.5 .P79 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 399 p. ;
      Number of Pages399
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL781136M
      ISBN 100521550971, 0521559243
      LC Control Number95013037

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