Russian transnational entrepreneurs

ethnicity, class and capital by Alexander Shvarts

Publisher: de Sitter Publications in Whitby, Ont

Written in English
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  • Soviet Jews,
  • Russian Jews,
  • Economic conditions,
  • Minority business enterprises,
  • Entrepreneurship

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [201]-217) and index.

StatementAlexander Shvarts
LC ClassificationsHD2358.5 .C2 T674 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 227 p. ;
Number of Pages227
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24866864M
ISBN 101897160380
ISBN 109781897160381
LC Control Number2011453017

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