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When comparative advantage is not enough: business costs in small remote economies




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  • Alan Winters, L. & Martins, Pedro M. G., 2004. "When comparative advantage is not enough: business costs in small remote economies," World Trade Review, Cambridge University Press, vol. 3(03), pages 347-383, November.
  • Handle: RePEc:cup:wotrrv:v:3:y:2004:i:03:p:347-383_00

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