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Unemployment insurance: The role of electoral systems and regional labour markets

  • Neugart, Michael

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal European Journal of Political Economy.

Volume (Year): 21 (2005)
Issue (Month): 4 (December)
Pages: 815-829

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Handle: RePEc:eee:poleco:v:21:y:2005:i:4:p:815-829
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