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An ergodic theory of venture capital solicitation


  • Mantell, Edmund H.


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  • Mantell, Edmund H., 2005. "An ergodic theory of venture capital solicitation," International Review of Economics & Finance, Elsevier, vol. 14(2), pages 149-168.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:reveco:v:14:y:2005:i:2:p:149-168

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