2 edition of **Elementary matrices for economics.** found in the catalog.

Elementary matrices for economics.

Maurice H. Peston

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Published
**1969** by Routledge and K. Paul in London .

Written in English

- Economics -- Mathematical models.,
- Matrices.

**Edition Notes**

1

Series | Students library of economics |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | HB"74"M3"P44"1969 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | 110 p. |

Number of Pages | 110 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL20355145M |

ISBN 10 | 0710064543 |

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