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Accounting research: A bibliometric analysis. / Merigo, J. M.; Yang, J. B.

In: Australian Accounting Review, Vol. 27, No. 80, 2017, p. 71-100.

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Merigo, JM & Yang, JB 2017, 'Accounting research: A bibliometric analysis', Australian Accounting Review, vol. 27, no. 80, pp. 71-100. https://doi.org/10.1111/auar.12109

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Merigo, J. M., & Yang, J. B. (2017). Accounting research: A bibliometric analysis. Australian Accounting Review, 27(80), 71-100. https://doi.org/10.1111/auar.12109

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Merigo JM, Yang JB. Accounting research: A bibliometric analysis. Australian Accounting Review. 2017;27(80):71-100. https://doi.org/10.1111/auar.12109

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Merigo, J. M. ; Yang, J. B. / Accounting research: A bibliometric analysis. In: Australian Accounting Review. 2017 ; Vol. 27, No. 80. pp. 71-100.

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