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Growth of micro and small enterprises in southern Africa

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  • McPherson, Michael A., 1996. "Growth of micro and small enterprises in southern Africa," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 48(2), pages 253-277, March.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:deveco:v:48:y:1996:i:2:p:253-277
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