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Empire building by corporate managers:: the corporation as a savings instrument

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  • Kanniainen, Vesa, 2000. "Empire building by corporate managers:: the corporation as a savings instrument," Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Elsevier, vol. 24(1), pages 127-142, January.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:dyncon:v:24:y:2000:i:1:p:127-142
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