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Economics and the public purpose.

John Kenneth Galbraith

Economics and the public purpose.

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Corporations -- United States,
  • Industrial policy -- United States,
  • United States -- Economic conditions -- 1961-1971,
  • United States -- Economic policy -- 1971-1981

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 334 p.
    Number of Pages334
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23252360M
    ISBN 100395172063, 0395178940


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