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Associations versus registration as alternative strategies of small firms

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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Small Business Economics.

    Volume (Year): 31 (2008)
    Issue (Month): 2 (August)
    Pages: 147-161

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:sbusec:v:31:y:2008:i:2:p:147-161
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