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A Signalling Explanation for Seniority Based Promotions and Other Labor Market Puzzles

  • Michael Waldman

    (UCLA)

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Paper provided by UCLA Department of Economics in its series UCLA Economics Working Papers with number 599.

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Date of creation: 01 Dec 1990
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Handle: RePEc:cla:uclawp:599
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