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Productivity measurement and analysis

George C. Shen

Productivity measurement and analysis

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Published by Asian Productivity Organization in Tokyo, Japan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industrial productivity -- Measurement.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby George C. Shen.
    SeriesMonograph series ;, 7, Monograph series (Asian Productivity Organization) ;, 7.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsT58.8 .S53 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination59 p. ;
    Number of Pages59
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2620350M
    ISBN 109283318072
    LC Control Number85187028


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