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Determinants of Life Insurance Demand in Tunisia

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  • Mouna Zerriaa
  • Mohamed Marouen Amiri
  • Hedi Noubbigh
  • Kamel Naoui

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  • Mouna Zerriaa & Mohamed Marouen Amiri & Hedi Noubbigh & Kamel Naoui, 2017. "Determinants of Life Insurance Demand in Tunisia," African Development Review, African Development Bank, vol. 29(1), pages 69-80, March.
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