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

  • Karunarathne, Wasana
  • Abeysinghe, Tilak

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

Volume (Year): 16 (2005)
Issue (Month): 5 (October)
Pages: 830-846

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