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Published by M.I.T.] in [Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English


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Statement[by] Geoffrey P.E. Clarkson and Francis D. Tuggle.
SeriesM.I.T. Alfred P. Sloan School of Management. Working papers -- 92-64, Working paper (Sloan School of Management) -- 92-64.
ContributionsTuggle, Francis D.
The Physical Object
Pagination[1], 18 leaves.
Number of Pages18
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14045176M

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