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Motives for fixed-asset revaluation: An empirical analysis with Swiss data

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  • Missonier-Piera, Franck, 2007. "Motives for fixed-asset revaluation: An empirical analysis with Swiss data," The International Journal of Accounting, Elsevier, vol. 42(2), pages 186-205.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:accoun:v:42:y:2007:i:2:p:186-205
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