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Capital budgeting and infrastructure in American cities

Capital budgeting and infrastructure in American cities

an initial assessment : based on a joint survey

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Published by The League in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Capital budget,
  • Infrastructure (Economics),
  • Public works -- Finance -- Evaluation

  • Edition Notes

    Statementconducted by the National League of Cities and the United States Conference of Mayors
    ContributionsNational League of Cities, United States Conference of Mayors
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 62, 15 p. ;
    Number of Pages62
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14631781M

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