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Seasonal variations in industry and trade

Simon Smith Kuznets

Seasonal variations in industry and trade

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Industries -- United States.,
    • Seasonal variations (Economics) -- United States.,
    • Index numbers (Economics),
    • United States -- Economic conditions -- 1918-1945.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSimon Kuznets.
      SeriesGeneral series (National Bureau of Economic Research) ;, no. 22.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC106.3 .K83 1975
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiv, 455 p. :
      Number of Pages455
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5194964M
      ISBN 100837182581
      LC Control Number75016610
      OCLC/WorldCa1530658


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