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Do electoral institutions have an impact on population health?

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  • Simon Wigley

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  • Arzu Akkoyunlu-Wigley

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Article provided by Springer in its journal Public Choice.

Volume (Year): 148 (2011)
Issue (Month): 3 (September)
Pages: 595-610

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Handle: RePEc:kap:pubcho:v:148:y:2011:i:3:p:595-610

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Keywords: Electoral disproportionality; Redistributive policy; Infant mortality; Life expectancy;

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  1. Go Kotera & Nobuhiro Mizuno & Keisuke Okada & Sovannroeun Samreth, 2011. "Ethnic Diversity, Democracy, and Health: Theory and Evidence," KIER Working Papers 790, Kyoto University, Institute of Economic Research.

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