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Shaping the local economy

Shaping the local economy

current perspectives on economic development

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Published by International City Management Association in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Industrial promotion -- United States.,
    • Industrial policy -- United States.,
    • Local government -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Cheryl A. Farr.
      SeriesPractical management series
      ContributionsFarr, Cheryl A., 1955-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC110.I53 S53 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination182 p. ;
      Number of Pages182
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2844656M
      ISBN 100873260341
      LC Control Number84006693

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