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Male-female earnings differentials among lawyers in Britain: a legacy of the law or a current practice?

  • McNabb, Robert
  • Wass, Victoria

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Labour Economics.

Volume (Year): 13 (2006)
Issue (Month): 2 (April)
Pages: 219-235

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