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A Comparison of Clustered and Dispersed Firms in the Small-Scale Clothing Industry of Lima

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  • Visser, Evert-jan
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal World Development.

    Volume (Year): 27 (1999)
    Issue (Month): 9 (September)
    Pages: 1553-1570

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