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Productivity trends and their causes in the Canadian mining industry, 1957-79

Economic Council of Canada. Discussion Paper 248.

Productivity trends and their causes in the Canadian mining industry, 1957-79

by Economic Council of Canada. Discussion Paper 248.

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Published by Economic Council of Canada in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industrial productivity.,
  • Mineral industries.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Kenneth R. Stollery.
    ContributionsStollery, Kenneth R.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22106213M

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Productivity trends and their causes in the Canadian mining industry, 1957-79 by Economic Council of Canada. Discussion Paper 248. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Productivity trends and their causes in the Canadian mining industry, Ottawa, Ont.: Economic Council of Canada, [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth Stollery.

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