Education, job experience and the gap between male and female wages in the Soviet Union
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Education, job experience and the gap between male and female wages in the Soviet Union by Elizabeth Clayton

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Published by University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign .
Written in English


  • Wages -- Soviet Union.,
  • Women -- Employment -- Soviet Union.

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Bibliography: p. 12-17.

StatementElizabeth Clayton ; James R. Millar.
SeriesWorking paper / Soviet Interview Project -- #42, Working paper (Soviet Interview Project) -- #42.
ContributionsMillar, James R., 1936-, Soviet Interview Project.
LC ClassificationsHD5046 .C53 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination17 p. --
Number of Pages17
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18332755M

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