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Understanding DALYs

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  • Murray, Christopher J. L.
  • Acharya, Arnab K.

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

Volume (Year): 16 (1997)
Issue (Month): 6 (December)
Pages: 703-730

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Handle: RePEc:eee:jhecon:v:16:y:1997:i:6:p:703-730

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