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Worker Asymmetric Information and Involuntary Unemployment


  • Russell Cooper


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  • Russell Cooper, 1983. "Worker Asymmetric Information and Involuntary Unemployment," Cowles Foundation Discussion Papers 671R, Cowles Foundation for Research in Economics, Yale University, revised Apr 1984.
  • Handle: RePEc:cwl:cwldpp:671r
    Note: CFP 614.

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