The employment potential of labor intensive industries in India"s organized manufacturing by Deb Kusum Das

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  • Manufacturing industries -- Employees -- Supply and demand -- India

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StatementDeb Kusum Das, Deepika Wadhwa, Gunajit Kalita.
SeriesWorking paper -- no. 236
ContributionsWadhwa, Deepika., Kalita, Gunajit., Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations.
LC ClassificationsHD9736.A3-ZI.x2+
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Paginationii, 28 p. :
Number of Pages28
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Open LibraryOL23982129M
LC Control Number2009310586

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