The long boom a vision for the coming age of prosperity by Peter Schwartz

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Published by Perseus Pub. in Cambridge, Mass. .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • International - Economics,
  • Economics - Theory,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business/Economics,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Future Studies,
  • Business & Economics / Economics / International,
  • Political Science-International Relations - General,
  • Social Science-Future Studies,
  • Business & Management,
  • Current Events,
  • Development - Business Development

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementPeter Schwartz, Peter Leyden, Joel Hyatt.
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Paginationxv, 336 p. ;
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7899409M
ISBN 100738203645
ISBN 109780738203645

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