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Missing women in the United Kingdom

  • Adamos Adamou


  • Christina Drakos


  • Sriya Iyer


J13, J15, O52, Z13 Copyright Adamou et al.; licensee Springer. 2013

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Article provided by Springer & Forschungsinstitut zur Zukunft der Arbeit GmbH (IZA) in its journal IZA Journal of Migration.

Volume (Year): 2 (2013)
Issue (Month): 1 (December)
Pages: 1-19

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Handle: RePEc:spr:izamig:v:2:y:2013:i:1:p:1-19:10.1186/2193-9039-2-10
DOI: 10.1186/2193-9039-2-10
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