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Start-up size and industrial dynamics: some evidence from Italian manufacturing

  • Audretsch, David B.
  • Santarelli, Enrico
  • Vivarelli, Marco

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal International Journal of Industrial Organization.

Volume (Year): 17 (1999)
Issue (Month): 7 (October)
Pages: 965-983

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Handle: RePEc:eee:indorg:v:17:y:1999:i:7:p:965-983
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