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Trade protection and wages evidence from the Columbian trade reforms by Pinelopi Koujianou Goldberg

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English


  • Protectionism -- Columbia.,
  • Wages -- Columbia -- Effect of international trade on.,
  • Tariff -- Columbia.

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Edition Notes

StatementPinelopi Koujianou Goldberg.
SeriesNBER working paper series -- no. 8575, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 8575.
ContributionsPavcnik, Nina, 1971-, National Bureau of Economic Research.
The Physical Object
Pagination36, [19] :
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22429510M

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