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Barriers to technological adoption in Spain and Portugal

  • Steven Cassou


  • Emanuel Xavier de Oliveira


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Article provided by Springer in its journal Portuguese Economic Journal.

Volume (Year): 10 (2011)
Issue (Month): 3 (December)
Pages: 189-209

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Handle: RePEc:spr:portec:v:10:y:2011:i:3:p:189-209
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