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The impact of transport costs on new venture internationalisation

  • Wim Naudé


  • Marianne Matthee


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Article provided by Springer in its journal Journal of International Entrepreneurship.

Volume (Year): 9 (2011)
Issue (Month): 1 (March)
Pages: 62-89

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Handle: RePEc:kap:jinten:v:9:y:2011:i:1:p:62-89
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