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Entrepreneurship and innovation in Ghana: enterprising Africa

  • Paul Robson

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  • Helen Haugh
  • Bernard Obeng

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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Small Business Economics.

    Volume (Year): 32 (2009)
    Issue (Month): 3 (March)
    Pages: 331-350

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:sbusec:v:32:y:2009:i:3:p:331-350
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