Employment, obsolescence and investment in new technology
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Employment, obsolescence and investment in new technology

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Published by CES Limited in London .
Written in English


  • Employment -- Great Britain.,
  • Technological innovations -- Great Britain.

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Statementby T.A. Broadbent.
SeriesCES paper -- 8
ContributionsCentre forEnvironmental Studies (Great Britain)
The Physical Object
Pagination60 p. :
Number of Pages60
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21370228M

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