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Building a workforce development system for Texas a funny thing happened on the way to reform : a report by Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs. Policy Research Project on Workforce Reform in Texas.

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Published by LBJ School, UT Austin in [Austin, Tex.] .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Texas.

Subjects:

  • Labor supply -- Texas,
  • Manpower policy -- Texas,
  • Occupational training -- Texas

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby the Policy Research Project on Workforce Reform in Texas.
SeriesLyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs policy research project report ;, no. 126
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD5725.T5 L96 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 175 p. ;
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL710459M
ISBN 100899407390
LC Control Number97074720
OCLC/WorldCa38039790

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