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Ex ante and ex post labor supply response to risk in a low-income area

  • Rose, Elaina
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Development Economics.

    Volume (Year): 64 (2001)
    Issue (Month): 2 (April)
    Pages: 371-388

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:deveco:v:64:y:2001:i:2:p:371-388
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