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Firm size and the pattern of diversification

  • Aw, Bee-Yan
  • Batra, Geeta
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal International Journal of Industrial Organization.

    Volume (Year): 16 (1998)
    Issue (Month): 3 (May)
    Pages: 313-331

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:indorg:v:16:y:1998:i:3:p:313-331
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