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How much education is enough?

Rune I.T Premfors

How much education is enough?

public policy in France, Sweden and the United Kingdom.

by Rune I.T Premfors

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Published by Higher Education Research Group, Yale University in Newhaven, Conn .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesWorking paper / Yale Higher Education Research Group -- YHERG-36, Working paper -- YHERG-36.
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Open LibraryOL21432999M

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