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Formal schooling and workforce participation in a rapidly developing economy: evidence from "compulsory" junior high school in Taiwan

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  • Spohr, Chris A., 2003. "Formal schooling and workforce participation in a rapidly developing economy: evidence from "compulsory" junior high school in Taiwan," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 70(2), pages 291-327, April.
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