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Economies of Scale in Industrial Plants


  • John Haldi
  • David Whitcomb


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  • John Haldi & David Whitcomb, 1967. "Economies of Scale in Industrial Plants," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 75, pages 373-373.
  • Handle: RePEc:ucp:jpolec:v:75:y:1967:p:373
    DOI: 10.1086/259293

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    14. Jung, Hanjoon Michael, 2011. "A Simple Model of Dairy Product Supply," MPRA Paper 29653, University Library of Munich, Germany.

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