Open Access
SHS Web of Conferences
Volume 18, 2015
ICoLASS 2014 – USM-POTO International Conference on Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
Article Number 01003
Number of page(s) 12
Section Economy and Sustainability
Published online 10 July 2015
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