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Should alternative mergers or acquisitions be considered by antitrust authorities?

  • Brito, Duarte

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

Volume (Year): 23 (2005)
Issue (Month): 1-2 (February)
Pages: 129-153

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