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On Measuring Economic Diversification


  • Merlin M. Hackbart
  • Donald A. Anderson


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  • Merlin M. Hackbart & Donald A. Anderson, 1975. "On Measuring Economic Diversification," Land Economics, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 51(4), pages 374-378.
  • Handle: RePEc:uwp:landec:v:51:y:1975:i:4:p:374-378

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    13. Mikaela Backman & Maureen Kilkenny, 2014. "Diversified experience, benefits to the individual and the firm," ERSA conference papers ersa14p18, European Regional Science Association.
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