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Labor demand by forest products industries : a review

Jeffrey R. Vincent

Labor demand by forest products industries : a review

by Jeffrey R. Vincent

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory in Madison, WI (One Gifford Pinchot Dr., Madison 53705-2398) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Labor demand -- North America,
  • Forests and forestry -- Economic aspects -- North America,
  • Elasticity (Economics)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJeffrey R. Vincent, William J. Lange, Hyun-Deok Seok
    SeriesResearch paper FPL -- RP-510, Research paper FPL -- 510
    ContributionsLange, William J, Seok, Hyun-Deok, Forest Products Laboratory (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination13 p. :
    Number of Pages13
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13614060M

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