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Choosing the right target: Relative preferences for resource similarity and complementarity in acquisition choice


  • Yu Yu
  • Nita Umashankar
  • Vithala R. Rao


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  • Yu Yu & Nita Umashankar & Vithala R. Rao, 2016. "Choosing the right target: Relative preferences for resource similarity and complementarity in acquisition choice," Strategic Management Journal, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 37(8), pages 1808-1825, August.
  • Handle: RePEc:bla:stratm:v:37:y:2016:i:8:p:1808-1825

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