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Intellectual property rights and U.S. information goods exports: the role of imitation threat

  • Yungho Weng


  • Chih-Hai Yang


  • Yi-Ju Huang


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Volume (Year): 33 (2009)
Issue (Month): 2 (May)
Pages: 109-134

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Handle: RePEc:kap:jculte:v:33:y:2009:i:2:p:109-134
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