The benefits of being economics professor A (and not Z)

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Statementby Mirjam van Praag, Bernard M. S. van Praag.
SeriesDiscussion paper -- no. 2673, Discussion paper (Forschungsinstitut zur Zukunft der Arbeit : Online) -- no. 2673
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The Benefits of Being Economics Professor A (rather than Z) C. MIRJAM VAN PRAAG. University of Amsterdam, Tinbergen Institute and IZA Institute for the Study of Labour.

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