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Wages around the world

Richard B. Freeman

Wages around the world

pay across occupations and countries

by Richard B. Freeman

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wages -- Cross-cultural studies.,
  • Wage differentials -- Cross-cultural studies.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesPay across occupations and countries
    StatementRichard B. Freeman, Remco H. Oostendorp.
    GenreCross-cultural studies.
    SeriesNBER working paper series -- no. 8058, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 8058.
    ContributionsOostendorp, R. H. 1965-, National Bureau of Economic Research.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination41 p. :
    Number of Pages41
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22412486M

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