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Economic and social research in construction

Economic and social research in construction

report of a conference at Southport, June 1966

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Published by The Ministry in London .
Written in English


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StatementMinistry of Public Building and Works, Directorate of Research and Information.
ContributionsGreat Britain. Ministry of Public Building and Works. Directorate of Research and Information.
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Open LibraryOL14172517M

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The Edinburgh researcher building the circular economy with Volvo Construction. 01 May Case study. A phone call to the Swedish giant laid the foundations for an Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC)-funded project which could make manufacturing and construction significantly more climate change-friendly, says Dr Kathi Kaesehage.

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This book explores the respective roles that specific sectors, e.g. the agricultural sector, social capital, tax policies and labour immigration, can play in this regard.

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