1 edition of Linking goods movement and economic development found in the catalog.
Linking goods movement and economic development
by U.S. Dept. of Transportation and Economic Development Administration, U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Distributed in cooperation with Technology Sharing Program, Office of the Secretary of Transportation in Washington, D.C
Written in English
|Statement||prepared by National Association of Regional Councils|
|Contributions||National Association of Regional Councils, United States. Dept. of Transportation, United States. Economic Development Administration|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||i, 108 p. :|
|Number of Pages||108|
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