Urban sectoral growth and structural change: the case of development of hotels in Ankara

Akkahve (Ataöv), Deniz


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Citation Formats
D. Akkahve (Ataöv), “Urban sectoral growth and structural change: the case of development of hotels in Ankara,” Middle East Technical University, 1990.