Application of flexible functional forms to substitutability among metals in U.S. industries
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Application of flexible functional forms to substitutability among metals in U.S. industries by Ying Qian

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Published by International Commodity Markets, International Economics Dept., World Bank, Available from World Bank in Washington, DC .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Metals -- Prices -- United States -- Mathematical models,
  • Manufacturing industries -- United States -- Cost control -- Mathematical models,
  • Substitution (Economics) -- Mathematical models,
  • Elasticity (Economics) -- Mathematical models

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Edition Notes

StatementYing Qian.
SeriesPolicy, research, and external affairs working papers ;, WPS 357
LC ClassificationsHD9506.U62 Q47 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination41 p. :
Number of Pages41
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1943123M
LC Control Number90165396

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