Acute Health Shocks and Labour Market Outcomes

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Acute Health Shocks and Labour Market Outcomes. / Jones, Andrew Michael; Rice, Nigel; Zantomio, Francesca.

Venice : University Ca' Foscari of Venice, Dept. of Economics, 2016.

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Jones, AM, Rice, N & Zantomio, F 2016 'Acute Health Shocks and Labour Market Outcomes' University Ca' Foscari of Venice, Dept. of Economics, Venice.

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Jones, A. M., Rice, N., & Zantomio, F. (2016). Acute Health Shocks and Labour Market Outcomes. Venice: University Ca' Foscari of Venice, Dept. of Economics.

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Jones AM, Rice N, Zantomio F. Acute Health Shocks and Labour Market Outcomes. Venice: University Ca' Foscari of Venice, Dept. of Economics. 2016 Mar 15.

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Jones, Andrew Michael ; Rice, Nigel ; Zantomio, Francesca. / Acute Health Shocks and Labour Market Outcomes. Venice : University Ca' Foscari of Venice, Dept. of Economics, 2016.

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