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Institutional investors, corporate governance and the performance of the corporate sector

  • Davis, E. Philip

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Volume (Year): 26 (2002)
Issue (Month): 3 (September)
Pages: 203-229

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Handle: RePEc:eee:ecosys:v:26:y:2002:i:3:p:203-229
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