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Niches and economic competition: implications for economic efficiency, growth and diversity

  • Tisdell, Clem
  • Seidl, Irmi

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Structural Change and Economic Dynamics.

Volume (Year): 15 (2004)
Issue (Month): 2 (June)
Pages: 119-135

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Handle: RePEc:eee:streco:v:15:y:2004:i:2:p:119-135
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