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Community Nurseries and the Nutritional Status of Poor Children. Evidence from Colombia


  • Orazio P. Attanasio
  • Vincenzo Di Maro
  • Marcos Vera‐Hernández


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  • Orazio P. Attanasio & Vincenzo Di Maro & Marcos Vera‐Hernández, 2013. "Community Nurseries and the Nutritional Status of Poor Children. Evidence from Colombia," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 123, pages 1025-1058, September.
  • Handle: RePEc:ecj:econjl:v:123:y:2013:i::p:1025-1058

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