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What motivates and constrains politicians to privatize? The case of China

  • Liu, Guy S.
  • Sun, Pei
  • Wing Thye Woo

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Economics Letters.

Volume (Year): 97 (2007)
Issue (Month): 1 (October)
Pages: 81-86

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Handle: RePEc:eee:ecolet:v:97:y:2007:i:1:p:81-86
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