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The geography of opportunity: spatial heterogeneity in founding rates and the performance of biotechnology firms

  • Stuart, Toby
  • Sorenson, Olav

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Volume (Year): 32 (2003)
Issue (Month): 2 (February)
Pages: 229-253

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Handle: RePEc:eee:respol:v:32:y:2003:i:2:p:229-253
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