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Hand-to-mouth buying

Leverett Samuel Lyon

Hand-to-mouth buying

a study in the organization, planning, and stabilization of trade

by Leverett Samuel Lyon

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Published by The Brookings institution in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Buying.,
    • Industries -- United States.,
    • Business.,
    • United States -- Economic conditions -- 1918-1945.,
    • United States -- Commerce.

    • Edition Notes

      The Institute of economics of the Brookings institution.

      Statementby Leverett S. Lyon.
      ContributionsInstitute of Economics.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHF5437 .L85
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 487 p.
      Number of Pages487
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6734792M
      LC Control Number29024748
      OCLC/WorldCa2210393

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