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The economic consequences of health shocks: Evidence from Vietnam

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

Volume (Year): 26 (2007)
Issue (Month): 1 (January)
Pages: 82-100

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Handle: RePEc:eee:jhecon:v:26:y:2007:i:1:p:82-100

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