Urban Transportation Development Corporation

a case study of government enterprise by Christopher J. Maule

Publisher: Council Secretary, Economic Council of Canada in Ottawa, Ont

Written in English
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Statementby Christopher J. Maule.
SeriesDiscussion paper,, no. 281, Discussion paper (Economic Council of Canada) ;, no. 281.
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LC ClassificationsHD9709.C24 U75 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 86 p. :
Number of Pages86
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Open LibraryOL2630215M
LC Control Number85200908

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How is Urban Transportation Development Corporation abbreviated. UTDC stands for Urban Transportation Development Corporation. UTDC is defined as Urban Transportation Development Corporation somewhat frequently.

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