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Self-employment rates and business size: the roles of occupational choice and credit market frictions

  • Ahmet Akyol

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  • Kartik Athreya

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Article provided by Springer in its journal Annals of Finance.

Volume (Year): 5 (2009)
Issue (Month): 3 (June)
Pages: 495-519

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Handle: RePEc:kap:annfin:v:5:y:2009:i:3:p:495-519
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