Published 2001 by Universidad Alberto Hurtado, Departamento de Economía y Administración in Santiago, Chile .
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Includes bibliographical references (leaves 32-33).
|Statement||Cristián Aedo and Sergio Núñez|
|Series||Documentos de investigación -- I-131|
|LC Classifications||HD6276.A7 A33 2001|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||47 leaves :|
|Number of Pages||47|
|LC Control Number||2003381480|
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