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Executive compensation and agency costs in Germany

  • Elston, Julie Ann
  • Goldberg, Lawrence G.

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Banking & Finance.

Volume (Year): 27 (2003)
Issue (Month): 7 (July)
Pages: 1391-1410

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Handle: RePEc:eee:jbfina:v:27:y:2003:i:7:p:1391-1410
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