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On economics and society

by Johnson, Harry G.

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economics -- Addresses, essays, lectures,
  • Economic policy -- Addresses, essays, lectures

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementHarry G. Johnson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB71 .J59 1975
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 356 p. ;
    Number of Pages356
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5050455M
    ISBN 100226401626
    LC Control Number74011625

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