Foreign language ability and export success
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Foreign language ability and export success a critical evaluation of the influence of foreign language ability on the level of U.K. exports to France and Germany. by Jonathan Trigg

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Thesis (M.B.A) - University of Surrey, 1995.

ContributionsUniversity of Surrey. Surrey European Management School.
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