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future of capitalism

how today"s economic forces shape tomorrow"s world

by Lester C. Thurow

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by W. Morrow in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Economic forecasting.,
    • Capitalism -- Forecasting.,
    • Technological innovations -- Economic aspects -- Forecasting.,
    • Skilled labor -- Forecasting.,
    • International economic relations -- Forecasting.,
    • Twenty-first century -- Forecasts.,
    • United States -- Economic conditions -- 1981-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [329]-369) and index.

      StatementLester C. Thurow.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHB3730 .T55 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 385 p. ;
      Number of Pages385
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL805866M
      ISBN 100688129692
      LC Control Number95042443

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