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Gil Pechuán, I.; Expósito Langa, M.; Tomas Miquel, JV. (2013). International entrepreneurship in SMEs: a study of influencing factors in the textile industry. International Entrepreneurship and Management Journal. 9(1):45-57. doi:10.1007/s11365-012-0242-3

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Title: International entrepreneurship in SMEs: a study of influencing factors in the textile industry
Author: Gil Pechuán, Ignacio Expósito Langa, Manuel Tomas Miquel, Jose Vicente
UPV Unit: Universitat Politècnica de València. Departamento de Organización de Empresas - Departament d'Organització d'Empreses
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International entrepreneurship is an incipient research area with a rapidly increasing body of knowledge and contributions. An important part of this literature has focused on the analysis of the contributing factors to ...[+]
Subjects: International Entrepreneurship , SME , Textile Industry
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International Entrepreneurship and Management Journal. (issn: 1554-7191 )
DOI: 10.1007/s11365-012-0242-3
Springer Verlag (Germany)
Publisher version: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11365-012-0242-3
Description: The final publication is available at Springer via http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11365-012-0242-3
Type: Artículo


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