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Social and Political Indicators of Human Well-being

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    Paper provided by World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) in its series Working Paper Series with number UNU-WIDER Research Paper RP2004/33.

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    Length: 24 pages
    Date of creation: 2004
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    Handle: RePEc:unu:wpaper:rp2004-33

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    Keywords: well-being; poverty; Millennium Development Goals; health; education;

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