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New methods of measuring marginal utility by Ragnar Anton Kittil Frisch

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Published by Porcupine Press in Philadelphia .
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  • Marginal utility.

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Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1932 ed. published by Mohr, Tübingen, which was issued as 3 of Beiträge zur ökonomischen theorie.

Statementby Ragnar Frisch.
SeriesBeiträge zur ökonomischen theorie ;, 3.
LC ClassificationsHB201 .F7 1978
The Physical Object
Pagination142 p., 1 leaf of plates :
Number of Pages142
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4727268M
ISBN 100879918632
LC Control Number78015136

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