1 edition of Economics in a changed universe found in the catalog.
Economics in a changed universe
Gerald L. Houseman
Includes bibliographical references (p. 145-147) and index.
|Statement||Gerald L. Houseman|
|LC Classifications||HB95 .H68 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 157 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||157|
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