What does alcohol cost the economy?
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What does alcohol cost the economy? by Esa OМ€sterberg

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Published by State Alcohol Monopoly, Social Research Institute of Alcohol Studies in Helsinki .
Written in English



  • Sweden


  • Alcoholism -- Economic aspects -- Sweden -- Case studies.

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Edition Notes

StatementEsa Österberg.
SeriesReports from the Social Research Institute of Alcohol Studies,, no. 153, Alkoholipoliittisen tutkimuslaitoksen tutkimusseloste ;, n:o 153.
LC ClassificationsHV5110.S8 O87 1981
The Physical Object
Pagination16, 3 leaves ;
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3518716M
ISBN 109519192026
LC Control Number82102183

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