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labor force in West Virginia a study of its growth and characteristics. by Edwin W. Hanczaryk

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Published by Bureau of Business Research, College of Commerce, West Virginia University in Morgantown .
Written in English



  • West Virginia.


  • Labor supply -- West Virginia.

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Edition Notes

West Virginia University bulletin ser. 54, no. 12-4.

LC ClassificationsHD5725.W4 H3
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 65 p.
Number of Pages65
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL209522M
LC Control Numbera 55009042

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