False self-employment: The case of Ukrainian migrants in London’s construction sector

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False self-employment: The case of Ukrainian migrants in London’s construction sector. / Vershinina, Natalia; Rodgers, Peter; Ram, Monder; Theodorakopoulos, Nicholas; Rodionova, Yulia.

In: Industrial Relations Journal, Vol. 49, No. 1, 01.2018, p. 2-18.

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Vershinina, Natalia ; Rodgers, Peter ; Ram, Monder ; Theodorakopoulos, Nicholas ; Rodionova, Yulia. / False self-employment: The case of Ukrainian migrants in London’s construction sector. In: Industrial Relations Journal. 2018 ; Vol. 49, No. 1. pp. 2-18.

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