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The underdevelopment of service industry in china: An empirical study of cities in Yangtze River Delta

  • Jianghuai Zheng


  • Lili Zhang
  • Yu Wang
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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Frontiers of Economics in China.

    Volume (Year): 6 (2011)
    Issue (Month): 3 (September)
    Pages: 413-446

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    Handle: RePEc:spr:frecch:v:6:y:2011:i:3:p:413-446
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