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Urban employment problems

Regional Employment Program for Latin America and the Caribbean.

Urban employment problems

research and policy in Latin America.

by Regional Employment Program for Latin America and the Caribbean.

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Published by PREALC in Santiago, Chile .
Written in English


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Bibliography: p. 24-31.

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Pagination31 p.
Number of Pages31
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Open LibraryOL18823493M

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