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Improving federal statistics

Hearing before the Joint Economic Committee, Congress of the United States, One Hundred Second Congress, first session, March 1, 1991 (S. hrg)

by United States

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Written in English


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Number of Pages136
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Open LibraryOL7366817M
ISBN 100160355451
ISBN 109780160355455


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