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The growth of firms

Alex Coad

The growth of firms

a survey of theories and empirical evidence

by Alex Coad

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Published by Edward Elgar in Cheltenham .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Corporations -- Growth

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-190) and index.

    StatementAlex Coad.
    SeriesNew perspectives on the modern corporation, New perspectives on the modern corporation
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD2746 .C63 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 199 p. :
    Number of Pages199
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24109412M
    ISBN 101848443277
    ISBN 109781848443273
    LC Control Number2009924303

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that corporate. growth during the current Beige Book period. Labor markets remained tight throughout the District—slowing employment growth and raising wage pressure. Still, price increases remained.

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