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Economic Inequality and Its Socioeconomic Impact

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  • Thorbecke, Erik
  • Charumilind, Chutatong
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal World Development.

    Volume (Year): 30 (2002)
    Issue (Month): 9 (September)
    Pages: 1477-1495

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:wdevel:v:30:y:2002:i:9:p:1477-1495

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    1. Doit-on craindre la hausse des inégalités ?
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