Regional Economic Policy Measurement of its Effect (Studies in Operational Regional Science) by H. Folmer

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  • Economics,
  • Regional Economics,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Development - Economic Development,
  • Economics - General,
  • Urban & Regional,
  • Business & Economics / Urban & Regional,
  • Econometric models

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ISBN 109024733081
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