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What determines saving rates in Korea?: The role of demography

  • Kwack, Sung Yeung
  • Lee, Young Sun
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Asian Economics.

    Volume (Year): 16 (2005)
    Issue (Month): 5 (October)
    Pages: 861-873

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