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Why do global firms use currency swaps?: Theory and evidence

  • Goswami, Gautam
  • Nam, Jouahn
  • Shrikhande, Milind M.
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    Volume (Year): 14 (2004)
    Issue (Month): 4-5 ()
    Pages: 315-334

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