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Labor tax reform, unemployment, and search

  • Ben Heijdra


  • Jenny Ligthart


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Article provided by Springer & International Institute of Public Finance in its journal International Tax and Public Finance.

Volume (Year): 16 (2009)
Issue (Month): 1 (February)
Pages: 82-104

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Handle: RePEc:kap:itaxpf:v:16:y:2009:i:1:p:82-104
DOI: 10.1007/s10797-007-9056-6
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