3 edition of Science, sense and nonsense in economics, Inaugural lecture, 10th August, 1970 found in the catalog.
Science, sense and nonsense in economics, Inaugural lecture, 10th August, 1970
Z. S. Gurzynski
|Statement||[by] Z. S. Gurzynski.|
|Series||University of Cape Town. New series no. 4|
|LC Classifications||HB71 .G895|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||16|
|LC Control Number||72193075|
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