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State of the "life span revolution" between 1980 and 2000

  • Ram, Rati
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Development Economics.

    Volume (Year): 80 (2006)
    Issue (Month): 2 (August)
    Pages: 518-526

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:deveco:v:80:y:2006:i:2:p:518-526
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    4. Omar Arias & Walter Sosa-Escudero & Kevin F. Hallock, 2001. "Individual heterogeneity in the returns to schooling: instrumental variables quantile regression using twins data," Empirical Economics, Springer, vol. 26(1), pages 7-40.
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    8. Ram, Rati, 1982. "International inequality in the basic needs indicators," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 10(1), pages 113-117, February.
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