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Globalization and the Right to Free Association and Collective Bargaining: An Empirical Analysis


  • Neumayer, Eric
  • Soysa, Indra de


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  • Neumayer, Eric & Soysa, Indra de, 2006. "Globalization and the Right to Free Association and Collective Bargaining: An Empirical Analysis," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 34(1), pages 31-49, January.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:wdevel:v:34:y:2006:i:1:p:31-49

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