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Economic openness and technical efficiency: A case study of Chinese manufacturing industries


  • Haishun Sun
  • Phillip Hone
  • Hristos Doucouliago


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  • Haishun Sun & Phillip Hone & Hristos Doucouliago, 1999. "Economic openness and technical efficiency: A case study of Chinese manufacturing industries," The Economics of Transition, The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, vol. 7(3), pages 615-636, November.
  • Handle: RePEc:bla:etrans:v:7:y:1999:i:3:p:615-636

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