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Do small plants grow faster? Evidence from the Taiwan electronics industry

  • Liu, Jin-Tan
  • Tsou, Meng-Wen
  • Hammitt, James K.

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Volume (Year): 65 (1999)
Issue (Month): 1 (October)
Pages: 121-129

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Handle: RePEc:eee:ecolet:v:65:y:1999:i:1:p:121-129
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