Measuring totalproductivity in manufacturing organizations
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Measuring totalproductivity in manufacturing organizations algorithms and PC programs by Marvin Everett Mundel

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Published by UNIPUB/Kraus International Publications in White Plains, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Industrial productivity -- Measurement -- Data processing.,
  • Algorithms.

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StatementMarvin E. Mundel.
LC ClassificationsHD56.25
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 155 p. ;
Number of Pages155
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22321615M
ISBN 100527916250

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