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Scale Economies in Credit Unions: Accounting for Subsidies Is Important

  • Neil Esho

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Article provided by Springer in its journal Journal of Financial Services Research.

Volume (Year): 18 (2000)
Issue (Month): 1 (October)
Pages: 29-43

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Handle: RePEc:kap:jfsres:v:18:y:2000:i:1:p:29-43
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