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Changes in the returns to education in Costa Rica

  • Funkhouser, Edward
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Development Economics.

    Volume (Year): 57 (1998)
    Issue (Month): 2 ()
    Pages: 289-317

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