2 edition of overview of the business climate literature in bibliographical form found in the catalog.
overview of the business climate literature in bibliographical form
John P. Worsham
|Statement||John P. Worsham, Jr.|
|Series||Public administration series--bibliography,, P 2345|
|LC Classifications||Z7165.U5 W66 1988, HC110.I53 W66 1988|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||23 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||23|
|LC Control Number||88148033|
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