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Creating the globally competitive community

David B. Bowes

Creating the globally competitive community

a local leadership guide to economic growth and quality of life with smaller manufacturers poised to grow

by David B. Bowes

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Published by Partners for Livable Communities in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Manufacturing industries -- Government policy -- United States.,
    • Small business -- Government policy -- United States.,
    • Local government -- United States.,
    • Industrial promotion -- United States.,
    • Foreign trade promotion -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesLocal leadership guide to economic growth and quality of life with smaller manufacturers poised to grow
      StatementDavid B. Bowes.
      ContributionsPartners for Livable Communities., Manufacturing Institute.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9726 .B67 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination80 p. :
      Number of Pages80
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL469077M
      ISBN 100941182207
      LC Control Number98191030
      OCLC/WorldCa38576570


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