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Childhood investments and skill formation

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  • Gosta Esping-Andersen

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    Article provided by Springer in its journal International Tax and Public Finance.

    Volume (Year): 15 (2008)
    Issue (Month): 1 (February)
    Pages: 19-44

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    Keywords: Human capital; Inter-generational mobility; Parental investments; Mothers’ employment; Child outcomes; D1; D3; D6; H5; I2; I3; P5;

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    8. Bea Cantillon & Wim Van Lancker, 2011. "Solidarity and reciprocity in the social investment state: what can be learned from the case of Flemish school allowances and truancy?," Working Papers 1109, Herman Deleeck Centre for Social Policy, University of Antwerp.

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