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Investments in human capital, wage uncertainty, and public policy

  • Anderberg, Dan
  • Andersson, Fredrik

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Public Economics.

Volume (Year): 87 (2003)
Issue (Month): 7-8 (August)
Pages: 1521-1537

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Handle: RePEc:eee:pubeco:v:87:y:2003:i:7-8:p:1521-1537
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