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Free movement of People and Cross-Border Welfare in the European Union: Dynamic Rules, Limited Outcomes

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Free movement of People and Cross-Border Welfare in the European Union: Dynamic Rules, Limited Outcomes. / Martinsen, Dorte Sindbjerg; Pons Rotger, Gabriel ; Thierry, Jessica Maria Sampson.

In: Journal of European Social Policy, Vol. 29, No. 1, 2019, p. 84-99.

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Martinsen, DS, Pons Rotger, G & Thierry, JMS 2019, 'Free movement of People and Cross-Border Welfare in the European Union: Dynamic Rules, Limited Outcomes', Journal of European Social Policy, vol. 29, no. 1, pp. 84-99. https://doi.org/10.1177/0958928718767300

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Martinsen, D. S., Pons Rotger, G., & Thierry, J. M. S. (2019). Free movement of People and Cross-Border Welfare in the European Union: Dynamic Rules, Limited Outcomes. Journal of European Social Policy, 29(1), 84-99. https://doi.org/10.1177/0958928718767300

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Martinsen DS, Pons Rotger G, Thierry JMS. Free movement of People and Cross-Border Welfare in the European Union: Dynamic Rules, Limited Outcomes. Journal of European Social Policy. 2019;29(1):84-99. https://doi.org/10.1177/0958928718767300

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Martinsen, Dorte Sindbjerg ; Pons Rotger, Gabriel ; Thierry, Jessica Maria Sampson. / Free movement of People and Cross-Border Welfare in the European Union: Dynamic Rules, Limited Outcomes. In: Journal of European Social Policy. 2019 ; Vol. 29, No. 1. pp. 84-99.

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