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Decision-making techniques

David Targett

Decision-making techniques

a distance learning study programme

by David Targett

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Published by Pitman in association with the Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDavid Targett.
SeriesHeriot-Watt Business School MBA series
ContributionsHeriot-Watt University. Business School.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD30.23
The Physical Object
Pagination(250)p. £250.00 : CIP entry (Ap.r.)
Number of Pages250
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21229093M
ISBN 100273033999


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