Towards an understanding of business systems in Kenya

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Institute for Development Studies, University of Nairobi , [Nairobi]
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Statementby Benjamin A. Okech, Winnie V. Mitullah, Rosemary Atieno.
GenreCase studies.
SeriesIDS working paper ;, no. 534, Working paper (University of Nairobi. Institute for Development Studies) ;, no. 534.
ContributionsMitullah, W. V., Atieno, Rosemary, 1962-
LC ClassificationsHC865.A1 W67 no. 534
The Physical Object
Pagination21 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3737268M
LC Control Number2003405094

Towards an understanding of business systems in Kenya. [Nairobi]: Institute for Development Studies, University of Nairobi, [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin A Okech; W V Mitullah; Rosemary Atieno.

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