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Evaluation of training in African enterprises

  • Rosholm, Michael
  • Nielsen, Helena Skyt
  • Dabalen, Andrew

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

Volume (Year): 84 (2007)
Issue (Month): 1 (September)
Pages: 310-329

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