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Offshore industries and economic development

Maarten L. Pronk

Offshore industries and economic development

the Mexican experience

by Maarten L. Pronk

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Published by Geografisch Instituut, Rijksuniversiteit Utrecht in Utrecht .
Written in

    Places:
  • Mexico.,
  • Mexican-American Border Region.
    • Subjects:
    • Offshore assembly industry -- Mexico.,
    • Industries -- Mexican-American Border Region.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 66-69.

      StatementMaarten L. Pronk.
      SeriesDiskussiestukken van de Vakgroep Sociale Geografie van Ontwikkelingslanden ;, nr. 10
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC135 .P79 1981
      The Physical Object
      Pagination69 p. :
      Number of Pages69
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3113836M
      LC Control Number82222432

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