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Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Costs, Industrial -- Mathematical models -- Congresses.,
  • Materials -- Costs -- Mathematical models -- Congresses.,
  • Substitute products -- Costs -- Mathematical models -- Congresses.,
  • Conservation of natural resources -- Economic aspects -- Mathematical models -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Ernst R. Berndt, Barry C. Field.
    ContributionsBerndt, Ernst R., Field, Barry C.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC79.C7 M62
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 314 p. :
    Number of Pages314
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4269569M
    ISBN 100262060787
    LC Control Number81015673

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