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Economics Research International
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 461597, 12 pages
What Are the Economic and Labour Market Effects of an Income Tax Reduction Targeted at Older Workers?
Human Resources and Skills Development Canada, 140 Promenade du Portage, Phase 4, 3rd floor, Gatineau, QC, Canada K1A 0J9
Received 29 August 2011; Revised 6 March 2012; Accepted 16 April 2012
Academic Editor: Bernard Fortin
Copyright © 2012 Maxime Fougère et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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