Technological change and economic development

the manufacturing experience of Mexico and Puerto Rico
  • 353 Pages
  • 0.79 MB
  • English
Cornell University Press , Ithaca, N.Y
Technological innovations -- Mexico, Technological innovations -- Puerto Rico, Technological innovations, Economic develo


Mexico., Puerto

Statement[by] W. Paul Strassmann.
LC ClassificationsHC140.T4 S7
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 353 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5608898M
LC Control Number68016392

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