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Published by International Institute for Labour Studies in Geneva .
Written in English

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Statementby Gus Edgren.
SeriesDiscussion papers (International Institute for Labour Studies) ;, DP/23.
LC ClassificationsHD4811 .D57 no. 23
The Physical Object
Pagination20 p. ;
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1221653M
ISBN 109290144866
LC Control Number94220909

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