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The Ethical and Economic Case Against Sweatshop Labor: A Critical Assessment

  • Benjamin Powell

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  • Matt Zwolinski

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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Journal of Business Ethics.

    Volume (Year): 107 (2012)
    Issue (Month): 4 (June)
    Pages: 449-472

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:jbuset:v:107:y:2012:i:4:p:449-472
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