Inventing our future an action plan for Canada"s prosperity. by Canada. Steering Group on Prosperity.

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Published by Steering Group on Prosperity in Ottawa, Ont .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Education and state -- Canada.,
  • Canada -- Commercial policy.,
  • Canada -- Economic policy -- 1991-

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Book details

Other titlesAction plan for Canada"s prosperity.
ContributionsDrouin, Marie Josée., McCamus, David R.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHC115
The Physical Object
Pagination75 p. :
Number of Pages75
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20156311M
ISBN 100662201256, 0662201361

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