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Wage formation under union threat effects: Theory and empirical evidence

  • Corneo, Giacomo
  • Lucifora, Claudio

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Labour Economics.

Volume (Year): 4 (1997)
Issue (Month): 3 (September)
Pages: 265-292

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Handle: RePEc:eee:labeco:v:4:y:1997:i:3:p:265-292
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