Restructuring of economies and regional development selected papers prepared for the Symposium of the Commission on International Division of Labour and Regional Development, International Geographical Union, Szymbark, Poland, Sept. 1-5, 1987

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  • Industrial organization -- Case studies -- Congresses.,
  • Organizational change -- Case studies -- Congresses.,
  • Regional economic disparities -- Case studies -- Congresses.,
  • Regional planning -- Case studies -- Congresses.

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Statementedited by Andrzej Wróbel.
SeriesPapers from seminars and conferences
ContributionsWróbel, Andrzej., International Geographical Union. Commission on International Division of Labour and Regional Development. Symposium
LC ClassificationsHD6971 .R39 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination155 p. :
Number of Pages155
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1585522M
LC Control Number91111906

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