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Returns to education and individual heterogeneity

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MAIER, Michael, Friedhelm PFEIFFER, Winfried POHLMEIER, 2004. Returns to education and individual heterogeneity. Mannheim : Zentrum für Europäische Wirtschaftsforschung

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