Unemployment and wage determination in Europe
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Published by B. Blackwell in Oxford, UK, Cambridge, MA, USA .
Written in English



  • Europe


  • Wages -- Government policy -- Europe -- Congresses.,
  • Unemployment -- Europe -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Bertil Holmlund and Karl-Gustaf Löfgren.
ContributionsHolmlund, Bertil, 1947-, Löfgren, Karl-Gustaf.
LC ClassificationsHD5014 .U54 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 253 p. :
Number of Pages253
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1869403M
ISBN 100631177671
LC Control Number90027868

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