by Dept. of Economics, North Carolina State University in Raleigh .
Written in English
Bibliography: p. 37-38.
|Statement||[by] C. R. Shumway, Ernest Bentley, and E. R. Barrick.|
|Contributions||Bentley, Ernest, joint author., Barrick, E. R., joint author.|
|LC Classifications||SF207 .S378|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||47|
|LC Control Number||74622409|
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