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Yamamoto, K. (2012). International Production Allocation Strategies of Japanese Animation Studios. In: Schlunze, R.D., Agola, N.O., Baber, W.W. (eds) Spaces of International Economy and Management. Palgrave Macmillan, London. https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230359550_13
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