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Three Regimes of Child Care: The United States, the Netherlands, and Sweden

In: Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off?

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  • Frank P. Stafford

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  • Siv Gustafsson & Frank P. Stafford, 1994. "Three Regimes of Child Care: The United States, the Netherlands, and Sweden," NBER Chapters, in: Social Protection versus Economic Flexibility: Is There a Trade-Off?, pages 333-362, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
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