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Decision and risk analysis

Decision and risk analysis

powerful new tools for management; proceedings of the sixth triennial symposium

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Published by Engineering Economist. Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken [N.J.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementsponsored by Engineering EconomyDivisions, American Society for Engineering Education [and] American Institute of Industrial Engineers, June 19-20, 1971; Arthur Lesser: editor.
SeriesSummer symposium series -- 7.
ContributionsLesser, Arthur., American Society for Engineering Education. Engineering Economy Division., American Institute of Industrial Engineers. Engineering Economy Division.
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Open LibraryOL20537559M

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