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The training and spread of managerial know-how, a comparative analysis of multinational and other firms in Kenya

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  • Gershenberg, Irving, 1987. "The training and spread of managerial know-how, a comparative analysis of multinational and other firms in Kenya," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 15(7), pages 931-939, July.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:wdevel:v:15:y:1987:i:7:p:931-939
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