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Published by National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept. of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement, For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs. in Washington, DC .
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  • Education -- Economic aspects -- United States -- Statistics.,
  • Labor supply -- Effect of education on -- United States -- Statistics.,
  • Economic development -- Effect of education on -- Statistics.,
  • Industrial productivity -- United States -- Statistics.

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Edition Notes

StatementPaul T. Decker ... [et al.].
ContributionsDecker, Paul T., National Center for Education Statistics.
LC ClassificationsLC66 .E2535 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxxx, 104 p. :
Number of Pages104
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL285597M
ISBN 100160490367
LC Control Number97188701

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