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Does mandatory pension savings crowd out private savings?: The experience of Sri Lanka

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  • Abeysinghe, Tilak

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  • Karunarathne, Wasana & Abeysinghe, Tilak, 2005. "Does mandatory pension savings crowd out private savings?: The experience of Sri Lanka," Journal of Asian Economics, Elsevier, vol. 16(5), pages 830-846, October.
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