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Evaluation of European Union Cohesion policy: Research questions and policy challenges


  • John Bachtler
  • Colin Wren


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  • John Bachtler & Colin Wren, 2006. "Evaluation of European Union Cohesion policy: Research questions and policy challenges," Regional Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 40(2), pages 143-153.
  • Handle: RePEc:taf:regstd:v:40:y:2006:i:2:p:143-153 DOI: 10.1080/00343400600600454

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