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A review of the effectiveness of active labour market programmes with a focus on Latin America and the Caribbean

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  • Kluve, Jochen.
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    Paper provided by International Labour Organization in its series ILO Working Papers with number 994901193402676.

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    Length: 40 pages
    Date of creation: 2016
    Publication status: Published in Research Department working paper series
    Handle: RePEc:ilo:ilowps:994901193402676
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