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A guide to the determinants of capital investment

a report from the Conference Board"s Division of Economic Research

by Elliot S. Grossman

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Published by The Board in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Capital investments.,
  • Corporations -- Finance.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby Elliot S. Grossman.
    SeriesConference Board report ; no. 721, Conference Board report ;, no. 721.
    ContributionsConference Board. Division of Economic Research.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHG4028.C4 G735
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 41 p. :
    Number of Pages41
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4582259M
    ISBN 100823701557
    LC Control Number77155180

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