2 edition of characteristics of technically orientated firms found in the catalog.
characteristics of technically orientated firms
J. N. Crook
1986 by University of Edinburgh. Department of Business Studies in Edinburgh .
Written in English
|Statement||J.N. Crook and D.E. Allen.|
|Series||Working paper series / University of Edinburgh. Department of Business Studies -- no.85/17|
|Contributions||Allen, David, 1942-|
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