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Are recessions good for workplace safety?

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  • Boone, Jan
  • van Ours, Jan C.

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

Volume (Year): 25 (2006)
Issue (Month): 6 (November)
Pages: 1069-1093

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Handle: RePEc:eee:jhecon:v:25:y:2006:i:6:p:1069-1093
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