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Impact of urban conditions on firm performance of migrant entrepreneurs: a comparative Dutch–US study

  • Mediha Sahin


  • Peter Nijkamp


  • Roger Stough


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Article provided by Springer in its journal The Annals of Regional Science.

Volume (Year): 46 (2011)
Issue (Month): 3 (June)
Pages: 661-689

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Handle: RePEc:spr:anresc:v:46:y:2011:i:3:p:661-689
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