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Gender wage differences in Malaysia: parametric and semiparametric estimation

  • Schafgans, Marcia M. A.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Development Economics.

    Volume (Year): 63 (2000)
    Issue (Month): 2 (December)
    Pages: 351-378

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