Sweden: A Minimum Wage Model in Need of Modification

Reprint No. 2010:14

Author(s): Per SkedingerYear: 2010 Title: The Minimum Wage Revisited in the Enlarged EU Chapter: 12Editor(s): Daniel Vaughan-WhiteheadPublisher: Edward ElgarCity: Cheltenham, UK, and Northampton, MA Pages: 367–405
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Skedinger, Per (2010), "Sweden: A Minimum Wage Model in Need of Modification". Chapter 12, pp. 367–405 in Daniel Vaughan-Whitehead, ed., The Minimum Wage Revisited in the Enlarged EU. Cheltenham, UK, and Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar.

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