Organizations and Strategy Dynamics and Process (SAGE Strategy series) by Alessandro Lomi

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  • Business & Economics / Systems & Planning,
  • Strategic Planning,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Business/Economics

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Number of Pages256
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ISBN 100761961348
ISBN 109780761961345

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