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Education and employment status: a test of the strong screening hypothesis in Italy

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  • Brown, Sarah
  • Sessions, John G.

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Economics of Education Review.

Volume (Year): 18 (1999)
Issue (Month): 4 (October)
Pages: 397-404

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