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Are recessions good for workplace safety?

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  • Boone, J.

    (Tilburg University, School of Economics and Management)

  • van Ours, J.C.

    (Tilburg University, School of Economics and Management)

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  • Boone, J. & van Ours, J.C., 2006. "Are recessions good for workplace safety?," Other publications TiSEM 1bf0f677-8071-4434-982c-c, Tilburg University, School of Economics and Management.
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