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Organizational Challenges: A Caribbean Perspective

Management Cases with Issues Peculiar to Developing Countries

by Ina Barrett

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Published by Arawak publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Business & Investing / Management

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsCover: Robert Harris (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages113
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13160686M
    ISBN 109768189495
    ISBN 109789768189493

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