Competition,trade and wages
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Published by University College Dublin, Department of Economics in Dublin .
Written in English

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Includes bibliographical references (p26-28).

StatementJ Peter Neary.
SeriesWorking paper series (University College Dublin. Centre for Economic Research) -- WP00/20
ContributionsUniversity College Dublin. Centre for Economic Research.
The Physical Object
Pagination28p. ;
Number of Pages28
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19009408M

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