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Impact of ICTs on Innovation Activities: Indication for selected European countries

Published Online: 24 Sep 2016
Volume & Issue: Volume 62 (2016) - Issue 3 (September 2016)
Page range: 39 - 51
Received: 01 Feb 2016
Accepted: 01 Jul 2016
Journal Details
First Published
22 Feb 2015
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4 times per year

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