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Consequences of self-employment for women and men in the United States

  • Williams, Donald R.

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Labour Economics.

Volume (Year): 7 (2000)
Issue (Month): 5 (September)
Pages: 665-687

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Handle: RePEc:eee:labeco:v:7:y:2000:i:5:p:665-687
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