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Converging on the learning curve: Theory and application to German regional data

  • Lucas Bretschger
  • Hansjörg Schmidt

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Article provided by Springer & Institut für Weltwirtschaft (Kiel Institute for the World Economy) in its journal Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv.

Volume (Year): 135 (1999)
Issue (Month): 2 (June)
Pages: 261-279

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Handle: RePEc:spr:weltar:v:135:y:1999:i:2:p:261-279
DOI: 10.1007/BF02707255
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