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Infrastructure and Competitiveness

Ross Preston

Infrastructure and Competitiveness

by Ross Preston

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Published by Queen"s University .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Central government policies,
  • Economics, Finance, Business and Industry,
  • Congresses,
  • United States,
  • Capital productivity,
  • Infrastructure (Economics),
  • Congrès,
  • Canada

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJack Mintz (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages483
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8212510M
    ISBN 100889116768
    ISBN 109780889116764

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