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Published by North-Holland, Sole distributors for the U.S.A. and Canada, Elsevier Science Pub. Co. in Amsterdam, New York, New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
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Statementedited by Maurice Marchand, Pierre Pestieau, and Henry Tulkens.
SeriesStudies in mathematical and managerial economics ;, v. 33
ContributionsMarchand, Maurice G., Pestieau, Pierre, 1943-, Tulkens, Henry., International Centre of Research and Information on Public and Cooperative Economy., Fonds national de la recherche scientifique (Belgium), European Institute for Advanced Studies in Management., Conference on the Concept and the Measurement of the Performance of Public Enterprises (1982 : Université de Liège)
LC ClassificationsHD3842 .P47 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 296 p. :
Number of Pages296
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2847957M
ISBN 100444875514
LC Control Number84010124

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