Human resource management in times of recession and growth, a Japanese experience discussion paper for the Eleventh International Symposium on Public Personnel Administration at Zürich Switzerland, August 1983, I.P.M.A. by Kazuo KatoМ„

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  • Japan.


  • Manpower planning -- Japan.,
  • Personnel management -- Japan.,
  • Business cycles -- Japan.

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Statementby Kazuo Kato.
ContributionsInternational Personnel Management Association., International Symposium on Public Personnel Administration (11th : 1983 : Zürick, Switzerland)
LC ClassificationsHF5549.5.M3 K37 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 32 leaves :
Number of Pages32
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Open LibraryOL2958095M
LC Control Number84201417

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