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Social accounts of local authorities an experiment in sampling methods. by J. E. G. Utting

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Published by University Press in Cambridge Eng .
Written in English



  • England,
  • Wales


  • Local finance -- England -- Accounting.,
  • Local finance -- Wales -- Accounting.,
  • Local finance -- Accounting.

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Edition Notes

SeriesNational Institute of Economic and Social Research. Occasional papers., no. 16, Occasional papers (National Institute of Economic and Social Research) ;, no. 16.
LC ClassificationsHJ9779.G7 U8
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 89 p.
Number of Pages89
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6154904M
LC Control Number54008399

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