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Building the border infrastructure of tomorrow

U.S.-Mexico Border Infrastructure Conference (1996 San Antonio, Tex.)

Building the border infrastructure of tomorrow

final report from the U.S.-Mexico Border Infrastructure Conference : hosted by the U.S. Department of Commerce and the Mexican Secretariat of Commerce and Industrial Development in San Antonio, Texas, August 4-6, 1996.

by U.S.-Mexico Border Infrastructure Conference (1996 San Antonio, Tex.)

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Published by University of Colorado at Denver, Institute for Policy Research & Implementation in [Denver, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mexican-American Border Region
    • Subjects:
    • Infrastructure (Economics) -- Mexican-American Border Region -- Congresses.,
    • Mexican-American Border Region -- Economic conditions -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesU.S./Mexico border
      ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of Commerce., Mexico. Secretaría de Comercio y Fomento Industrial., University of Colorado at Denver. Institute for Policy Research & Implementation.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsIN PROCESS (UTILITY LOAD)
      The Physical Object
      Pagination75 p. :
      Number of Pages75
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL70488M
      LC Control Number99170341
      OCLC/WorldCa39656629

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