Minimum wages in Ontario
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Minimum wages in Ontario analysis and measurement problems by Frank J. Whittingham

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Published by Industrial Relations Centre, Queen"s University in Kingston, Ont .
Written in English



  • Ontario.


  • Minimum wage -- Ontario.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby Frank Whittingham.
SeriesQueen"s University. Industrial Relations Centre. Research series, no. 11, Research series (Queen"s University (Kingston, Ont.) Industrial Relations Centre) ;, no. 11.
LC ClassificationsHD4920.C2 W55
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 55 p.
Number of Pages55
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4453227M
LC Control Number79115765

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