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The regional effects of marginal wage subsidies

  • Bijie Ren


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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Frontiers of Economics in China.

    Volume (Year): 3 (2008)
    Issue (Month): 4 (December)
    Pages: 598-626

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    Handle: RePEc:spr:psycho:v:3:y:2008:i:4:p:598-626
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