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Malmquist indices of productivity change in Australian financial services


  • Worthington, Andrew C.


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  • Worthington, Andrew C., 1999. "Malmquist indices of productivity change in Australian financial services," Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money, Elsevier, vol. 9(3), pages 303-320, August.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:intfin:v:9:y:1999:i:3:p:303-320

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