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Top management team characteristics, R&D investment and capital structure in the IT industry

  • Hsiang-Lan Chen


  • Wen-Tsung Hsu
  • Yen-Sheng Huang
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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Small Business Economics.

    Volume (Year): 35 (2010)
    Issue (Month): 3 (October)
    Pages: 319-333

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:sbusec:v:35:y:2010:i:3:p:319-333
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