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Wage-shifting effects of severance payments savings accounts in Colombia

  • Kugler, Adriana D.
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    Volume (Year): 89 (2005)
    Issue (Month): 2-3 (February)
    Pages: 487-500

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:pubeco:v:89:y:2005:i:2-3:p:487-500
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