Immigration and the quality of jobs
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Immigration and the quality of jobs

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


  • Alien labor -- United States -- Econometric models.

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StatementDaniel S. Hamermesh.
SeriesNBER working paper series -- working paper 6195, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 6195.
ContributionsNational Bureau of Economic Research.
The Physical Object
Pagination28, [2] p. ;
Number of Pages28
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22405001M

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