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Colonialism in foreign subsidiaries

Koji Taira

Colonialism in foreign subsidiaries

lessons from Japanese investement in Thailand

by Koji Taira

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Published by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in Urbana, IL .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Investments, Foreign, and employment -- Thailand.,
  • Investments, Japanese -- Thailand.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Koji Taira
    SeriesUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Institute of Labor and Industrial Relations. Reprint series -- no. 280
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHG"4538"T35
    The Physical Object
    Pagination373-396 p.
    Number of Pages396
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19837706M

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