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Published by New York University Salomon Center, Leonard N. Stern School of Business in New York, NY .
Written in English


  • Capital investments -- Mathematical models.

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StatementUpinder S. Dhillon, Douglas R. Emery, Gabriel G. Ramírez.
SeriesWorking paper series -- S-96-21, Working paper series (New York University. Salomon Center) -- S-96-21.
ContributionsEmery, Douglas R., Ramírez, Gabriel G.
The Physical Object
Pagination25, [7], 16 p. ;
Number of Pages25
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22266058M

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