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Published by College of Commerce and Business Administration, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in [Urbana, Ill.] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Demand (Economic theory),
  • Consumption (Economics)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 21-22).

StatementJohn Graham
SeriesFaculty working papers / University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, College of Commerce and Business Administration -- no. 617, Faculty working papers -- no. 617.
ContributionsUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. College of Commerce and Business Administration
The Physical Object
Pagination22 p. :
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24773573M
OCLC/WorldCa5878230

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