Probable future trends in health and welfare program expenditures.
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Probable future trends in health and welfare program expenditures. by Michael Theodore Wermel

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Published by Industrial Relations Section, California Institute of Technology in [Pasadena, Calif .
Written in English



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Bibliography: leaves 18-19.

SeriesBIRC publication no. 7
LC ClassificationsHD4932.N6 W42
The Physical Object
Pagination19 l.
Number of Pages19
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5106758M
LC Control Number74179112

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