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Industrial growth and employment in developing Asian countries

Ulrich Hiemenz

Industrial growth and employment in developing Asian countries

issues and perspectives for the coming decade

by Ulrich Hiemenz

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Published by Asian Development Bank in Manila, Philippines .
Written in English

  • Asia.,
  • Developing countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Industries -- Asia.,
    • Industries -- Developing countries.,
    • Asians -- Employment.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementUlrich Hiemenz.
      SeriesAsian Development Bank economic staff paper ;, no. 7
      LC ClassificationsHC412 .H47 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 120 p. ;
      Number of Pages120
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2948207M
      LC Control Number84188665

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