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A behavioral theory of governments’ ability to make credible commitments to firms: The case of the East Asian paradox

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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Asia Pacific Journal of Management.

    Volume (Year): 27 (2010)
    Issue (Month): 4 (December)
    Pages: 587-610

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:asiapa:v:27:y:2010:i:4:p:587-610
    DOI: 10.1007/s10490-009-9166-z
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