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American economy in 1960

Gerhard Colm

American economy in 1960

economic progress in a world of tension

by Gerhard Colm

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Published by National Planning Association] in [Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Economic policy.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Gerhard Colm, with the assistance of Marilyn Young. A National Planning Association staff report.
    SeriesPlanning pamphlets -- no. 81.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC101 .N352 no. 81
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 166 p.
    Number of Pages166
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14074038M
    LC Control Number53001445

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