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Financial Systems and Venture Capital in Nordic Countries: A comparative Study

  • Hyytinen, Ari
  • Pajarinen, Mika

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Paper provided by The Research Institute of the Finnish Economy in its series Discussion Papers with number 774.

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Length: 57 pages
Date of creation: 2001
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Handle: RePEc:rif:dpaper:774
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