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determinants of contract duration

Christofides, L. N.

determinants of contract duration

by Christofides, L. N.

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Published by Economics and Industrial Relations Research Branch, Publications Distribution Centre, Labour Canada [distributor] in [Ottawa, Ont.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Collective bargaining -- Canada.,
    • Labor contract -- Canada.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby L.N. Christofides.
      SeriesDiscussion paper, Discussion paper (Canada. Labour Canada)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6524 .C47 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 62 p. :
      Number of Pages62
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2605420M
      ISBN 100662138023
      LC Control Number85165035

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