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Productivity in transport

B. M. Deakin

Productivity in transport

a study of employment, capital, output, productivity and technicalchange

by B. M. Deakin

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby B.M. Deakin and T. Seward.
SeriesOccasional paper / University of Cambridge, Department of Applied Economics -- 17
ContributionsSeward, Thelma., University of Cambridge. Department of Applied Economics.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15058307M
ISBN 100521096057
OCLC/WorldCa611365633

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