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The determinants of small and medium-sized firm internationalization and its relationship with productive efficiency

  • Leonardo Becchetti
  • Maria Santoro

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Article provided by Springer in its journal Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv.

Volume (Year): 137 (2001)
Issue (Month): 2 (June)
Pages: 297-319

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Handle: RePEc:spr:weltar:v:137:y:2001:i:2:p:297-319
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