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Dualism In The Labor Market: A Perspective On The Lewis Model After Half A Century

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This paper asks how the Lewis model might be viewed from the perspective of economic science half a century later. Many of the core propositions remain intact, some might be amplified and a small number might be revised. Copyright Blackwell Publishing Ltd and The Victoria University of Manchester, 2004..

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  • Gary S. Fields, 2004. "Dualism In The Labor Market: A Perspective On The Lewis Model After Half A Century," Manchester School, University of Manchester, vol. 72(6), pages 724-735, December.
  • Handle: RePEc:bla:manchs:v:72:y:2004:i:6:p:724-735
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