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Survival of the gene, intergenerational transfers and precautionary saving

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Development Economics.

Volume (Year): 76 (2005)
Issue (Month): 2 (April)
Pages: 451-479

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Handle: RePEc:eee:deveco:v:76:y:2005:i:2:p:451-479

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  1. Simon Davies, 2011. "What Motivates Gifts? Intra-Family Transfers in Rural Malawi," Journal of Family and Economic Issues, Springer, vol. 32(3), pages 473-492, September.

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