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U.S. industry in trouble

U.S. industry in trouble

what is the Government"s responsibility?

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Published by The Institute in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industries -- United States.,
  • Industrial policy -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPeter Hackes, moderator ; Brock Adams ... [et al.] ; held on September 12, 1979, and sponsored by the American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research, Washington, D.C.
    SeriesAEI forum ; 32
    ContributionsHackes, Peter., Adams, Brock, 1927-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC106.7 .U595
    The Physical Object
    Pagination18 p. ;
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17005657M

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