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cost of capital in the United States and Japan a survey of some recent literature = [Beikoku oyobi Nihon no shihon kosuto : saikin no bunken sābei] by John H. Nachbar

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  • United States.,
  • Japan.


  • Capital investments -- United States.,
  • Rate of return -- United States.,
  • Capital market -- United States.,
  • Capital investments -- Japan.,
  • Rate of return -- Japan.,
  • Capital market -- Japan.

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Other titlesBeikoku oyobi Nihon no shihon kosuto.
StatementJohn H. Nachbar ; supported by the Center for U.S.-Japan Relations.
SeriesA Rand note ;, N-3088-CUSJR
ContributionsCenter for U.S.-Japan Relations (Rand Corporation), Rand Corporation.
LC ClassificationsHG4028.C4 N33 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 39 p. ;
Number of Pages39
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1313007M
LC Control Number92184452

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