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Surprising futures

Surprising futures

notes from an international workshop on long-term world development, Friibergh Manor, Sweden, January 1986

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Published by Swedish Council for Planning and Coordination of Research in Stockholm .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic history -- 1971-1990 -- Congresses.,
  • Economic forecasting -- Congresses.,
  • Twenty-first century -- Forecasts -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 124.

    Statementeditors, Uno Svedin and Britt Aniansson.
    SeriesReport / Swedish Council for Planning and Coordination of Research,, 87:1, Rapport (Sweden. Forskningsrådsnamnden) ;, 87:1.
    ContributionsSvedin, Uno, 1943-, Aniansson, Britt Hägerhäll., Sweden. Forskningsrådsnämnden.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC13 .S87 1987
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p. :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2473619M
    ISBN 109186174487
    LC Control Number87203686

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