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Good times make you sick

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  • Ruhm, Christopher J.

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

Volume (Year): 22 (2003)
Issue (Month): 4 (July)
Pages: 637-658

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Handle: RePEc:eee:jhecon:v:22:y:2003:i:4:p:637-658

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