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Uncertain lifetime, life protection, and the value of life saving

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  • Ehrlich, Isaac

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

Volume (Year): 19 (2000)
Issue (Month): 3 (May)
Pages: 341-367

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Handle: RePEc:eee:jhecon:v:19:y:2000:i:3:p:341-367

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  8. Gary S. Becker & Kevin M. Murphy & Robert Tamura, 1994. "Human Capital, Fertility, and Economic Growth," NBER Chapters, in: Human Capital: A Theoretical and Empirical Analysis with Special Reference to Education (3rd Edition), pages 323-350 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
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