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Dispelling the manufacturing myth: American factories can compete in the global marketplace / Committee on Comparative Cost Factors and Structures in Global Manufacturing, Manufacturing Studies Board, National Research Council.
"May 23, 1992."
Includes bibliographical references and index.
1. United States—Manufactures. 2. Competition, International. I. National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Comparative Cost Factors and Structures in Global Manufacturing.
Copyright 1992 by the National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved.
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Second Printing, October 1995