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Local unemployment in Poland. / Herbst, J; Ingham, H; Ingham, M.

Lancaster University : The Department of Economics, 2005. (Economics Working Paper Series).

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Herbst, J, Ingham, H & Ingham, M 2005 'Local unemployment in Poland' Economics Working Paper Series, The Department of Economics, Lancaster University.

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Herbst, J., Ingham, H., & Ingham, M. (2005). Local unemployment in Poland. (Economics Working Paper Series). The Department of Economics.

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Herbst J, Ingham H, Ingham M. Local unemployment in Poland. Lancaster University: The Department of Economics. 2005. (Economics Working Paper Series).

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Herbst, J ; Ingham, H ; Ingham, M. / Local unemployment in Poland. Lancaster University : The Department of Economics, 2005. (Economics Working Paper Series).

Bibtex

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