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|Statement||edited by R. Scott Fosler (Committee for Economic Development).|
|Contributions||Fosler, R. Scott., Committee for Economic Development.|
|LC Classifications||HC106.8 .N495 1988|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 370 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||370|
|LC Control Number||87012499|
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The New Economic Role of American States: Strategies in a Competitive World Economy by R. Scott Fosler. The growth of service and high-tech industries in recent years has dramatically altered the geographical distribution of businesses throughout America.
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