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Stimulating the economy of the Great Lakes states a survey for the Committee for Great Lakes Economic Action by Academy for Contemporary Problems.

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Published by The Committee in [s.l.] .
Written in English



  • Great Lakes region (North America),
  • Great Lakes Region (North America)


  • Regional planning -- Great Lakes Region (North America),
  • Regional economics.,
  • Great Lakes region (North America) -- Economic conditions.

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Edition Notes

Statementprepared by the Academy for Contemporary Problems.
ContributionsCommittee for Great Lakes Economic Action.
LC ClassificationsHT392.5.G7 A26 1977
The Physical Object
Pagination6 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4761819M
LC Control Number78108740

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