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Re-Examining the Evidence of an Ecological Association between Income Inequality and Health

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  • Jennifer M. Mellor
  • Jeffrey Milyo

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Paper provided by Department of Economics, Tufts University in its series Discussion Papers Series, Department of Economics, Tufts University with number 9922.

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Date of creation: 1999
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  2. Easterly, William, 1999. " Life during Growth," Journal of Economic Growth, Springer, vol. 4(3), pages 239-76, September.
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