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Measuring and assessing capacity utilization in the manufacturing sectors of nine oecd countries


  • Berndt, Ernst R.
  • Hesse, Dieter M.


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  • Berndt, Ernst R. & Hesse, Dieter M., 1986. "Measuring and assessing capacity utilization in the manufacturing sectors of nine oecd countries," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 30(5), pages 961-989, October.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:eecrev:v:30:y:1986:i:5:p:961-989

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