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Widowhood and poverty in rural India: Some inferences from household survey data

  • Dreze, Jean
  • Srinivasan, P. V.
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    Volume (Year): 54 (1997)
    Issue (Month): 2 (December)
    Pages: 217-234

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    1. Foster, James & Greer, Joel & Thorbecke, Erik, 1984. "A Class of Decomposable Poverty Measures," Econometrica, Econometric Society, vol. 52(3), pages 761-66, May.
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