Economics and Social Interaction: Interpersonal relations and job satisfaction: some empirical results in social and community care services

  title={Economics and Social Interaction: Interpersonal relations and job satisfaction: some empirical results in social and community care services},
  author={C. Borzaga and Sara Depedri},
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