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Agenda for competitiveness and compassion

Owen, David

Agenda for competitiveness and compassion

by Owen, David

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Published by Social Democratic Party in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

This paper was first published in the October 1983 edition of the journal Economic Affairs.

Statementby David Owen ; with assessments by four economists and David Owen"s rejoinder.
SeriesSDP Open Forum paper -- no.2
ContributionsSocial Democratic Party.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14571720M

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