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The effect of state laws on capital structure

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  • Wald, John K. & Long, Michael S., 2007. "The effect of state laws on capital structure," Journal of Financial Economics, Elsevier, vol. 83(2), pages 297-319, February.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:jfinec:v:83:y:2007:i:2:p:297-319
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