Infrastructure in the 21st century economy
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Infrastructure in the 21st century economy an interim report.

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Published by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Water Resources Support Center, Institute for Water Resources in Alexandria, Va .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Infrastructure (Economics) -- United States.

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Other titlesInfrastructure in the twenty-first century economy, Federal Infrastructure Strategy Program
SeriesIWR report ;, 94-FIS-7 - 94-FIS-9
ContributionsFederal Infrastructure Strategy Program.
LC ClassificationsHC110.C3 I542 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination3 v. :
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Open LibraryOL895157M
LC Control Number95186203

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