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Transport and the challenge of structural change

International Symposium on Theory and Practice in Transport Economics (8th 1979 Istanbul, Turkey)

Transport and the challenge of structural change

introductory reports and summary of the discussion

by International Symposium on Theory and Practice in Transport Economics (8th 1979 Istanbul, Turkey)

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Published by ECMT, sold by OECD Publications and Information Center] in [Paris], [Washington, D.C .
Written in English

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  • Transportation -- Congresses.

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    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementeighth International Symposium on Theory and Practice in Transport Economics, Istanbul, 24th-28th September, 1979.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE11 .I6 1979
    The Physical Object
    Pagination539 p. ;
    Number of Pages539
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3845824M
    ISBN 109282110613
    LC Control Number81162501

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Structural change in its economic, social and political aspects has been the subject of the 8th German-Japanese Seminar on Economics and Social Sciences, held at Cologne from the 24th to the 27th of September, The tradition of German-Japanese Seminars on Economics and Social Sciences goes back towhen the first meeting was held at.

Transport and the Challenge of Structural Change: Eighth International Symposium on Theory and Practice in Transport Economics, Istanbul, September Introductory reports and summary of the discussion.

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