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How did Korean households cope with negative shocks from the financial crisis?

  • Goh, Chor-ching
  • Kang, Sung Jin
  • Sawada, Y asuyuki

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Asian Economics.

Volume (Year): 16 (2005)
Issue (Month): 2 (April)
Pages: 239-254

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Handle: RePEc:eee:asieco:v:16:y:2005:i:2:p:239-254
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