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Performance and size: empirical evidence from Portuguese SMEs

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  • Zélia Serrasqueiro

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  • Zélia Serrasqueiro & Paulo Maçãs Nunes, 2008. "Performance and size: empirical evidence from Portuguese SMEs," Small Business Economics, Springer, vol. 31(2), pages 195-217, August.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:sbusec:v:31:y:2008:i:2:p:195-217
    DOI: 10.1007/s11187-007-9092-8
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    Keywords

    Dynamic estimators; Performance; Size; Small and medium-sized companies; G31; G32; L26;

    JEL classification:

    • G31 - Financial Economics - - Corporate Finance and Governance - - - Capital Budgeting; Fixed Investment and Inventory Studies
    • G32 - Financial Economics - - Corporate Finance and Governance - - - Financing Policy; Financial Risk and Risk Management; Capital and Ownership Structure; Value of Firms; Goodwill
    • L26 - Industrial Organization - - Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behavior - - - Entrepreneurship

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