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The Skill and Economic Performance of Mexican Immigrants from 1910 to 1990

  • Feliciano, Zadia M.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Explorations in Economic History.

    Volume (Year): 38 (2001)
    Issue (Month): 3 (July)
    Pages: 386-409

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:exehis:v:38:y:2001:i:3:p:386-409
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