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Foreign direct investment through partial acquisitions: hostage effect or conflicts enhancement

  • Cristina López-Duarte

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  • Marta Vidal-Suárez

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    Volume (Year): 12 (2008)
    Issue (Month): 3 (August)
    Pages: 287-308

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