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Technology, trade, and wage inequality in Mexico before and after NAFTA

  • Esquivel, Gerardo
  • Rodriguez-Lopez, Jose Antonio

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Development Economics.

Volume (Year): 72 (2003)
Issue (Month): 2 (December)
Pages: 543-565

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