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Requisite expertise, firm reputation, and status in venture capital investment allocation decisions

  • Dimov, Dimo
  • Shepherd, Dean A.
  • Sutcliffe, Kathleen M.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Business Venturing.

    Volume (Year): 22 (2007)
    Issue (Month): 4 (July)
    Pages: 481-502

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:jbvent:v:22:y:2007:i:4:p:481-502
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