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Solving problems of productivity in a free society

John James Jehring

Solving problems of productivity in a free society

papers presented at a symposium, Wingspread, Racine, Wisconsin, November 15 and 16, 1961

by John James Jehring

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Published by Center for Productivity Motivation, School of Commerce, University of Wisconsin in Madison .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Labor productivity -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] John W. Kendrick [and others] Sponsored jointly by the University of Wisconsin, Madison, the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee [and] Marquette University, Milwaukee.
      ContributionsUniversity of Wisconsin
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC110.L3 J4
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 77 p.
      Number of Pages77
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5902315M
      LC Control Number63063961
      OCLC/WorldCa3227864

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