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Mergers : Causes, effects and policies


  • Mueller, Dennis C.


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  • Mueller, Dennis C., 1989. "Mergers : Causes, effects and policies," International Journal of Industrial Organization, Elsevier, vol. 7(1), pages 1-10, March.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:indorg:v:7:y:1989:i:1:p:1-10

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