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Better Jobs in Central America : The Role of Human Capital


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  • World Bank, 2012. "Better Jobs in Central America : The Role of Human Capital," World Bank Other Operational Studies 11924, The World Bank.
  • Handle: RePEc:wbk:wboper:11924

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