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Firm size and inventive activity : The evidence reconsidered


  • Soete, Luc L. G.


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  • Soete, Luc L. G., 1979. "Firm size and inventive activity : The evidence reconsidered," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 12(4), pages 319-340, October.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:eecrev:v:12:y:1979:i:4:p:319-340

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