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Unions and Wage Inequality in Canada and the United States

In: Small Differences That Matter: Labor Markets and Income Maintenance in Canada and the United States

  • Thomas Lemieux

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  • David Card & Richard B. Freeman, 1993. "Small Differences That Matter: Labor Markets and Income Maintenance in Canada and the United States," NBER Books, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc, number card93-1, September.
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