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Entrepreneurship in small and medium-sized towns/communities


  • Heike Mayer
  • Yas Motoyama


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  • Heike Mayer & Yas Motoyama, 2017. "Entrepreneurship in small and medium-sized towns/communities," Entrepreneurship & Regional Development, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 29(9-10), pages 1015-1016, October.
  • Handle: RePEc:taf:entreg:v:29:y:2017:i:9-10:p:1015-1016
    DOI: 10.1080/08985626.2017.1386445

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