The New economic role of American states strategies in a competitive world economy

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .

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  • United States

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  • Industrial policy -- United States -- States.,
  • United States -- Economic policy -- 1981-1993.

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Statementedited by R. Scott Fosler (Committee for Economic Development).
ContributionsFosler, R. Scott., Committee for Economic Development.
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LC ClassificationsHC106.8 .N495 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 370 p. ;
Number of Pages370
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Open LibraryOL2383696M
ISBN 100195050037
LC Control Number87012499

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