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Self/paid-employment, public/private sector selection, and wage differentials

  • Christofides, Louis N.
  • Pashardes, Panos

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Labour Economics.

Volume (Year): 9 (2002)
Issue (Month): 6 (December)
Pages: 737-762

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Handle: RePEc:eee:labeco:v:9:y:2002:i:6:p:737-762
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