Common trends and hysteresis in unemployment
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Published by Stockholm University, Institute for International Economic Studies in Stockholm .
Written in English

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Statementby Tor Jacobson, Anders Vredin and Anders Warne.
SeriesInternational economics seminar paper series / Stockholm University, Institute for International Economic Studies -- no.585, International economics seminar paper (Stockholm University, Institute for International Economic Studies) -- no.585.
ContributionsVredin, Anders., Warne, Anders.
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Open LibraryOL21203281M

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