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Strategic managerial delegation and cross-border mergers

  • Yasuhiko Nakamura


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    Volume (Year): 104 (2011)
    Issue (Month): 1 (September)
    Pages: 49-89

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:jeczfn:v:104:y:2011:i:1:p:49-89
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