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Schooling and frailty among seniors

  • Leigh, J. Paul
  • Dhir, Rachna
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Economics of Education Review.

    Volume (Year): 16 (1997)
    Issue (Month): 1 (February)
    Pages: 45-57

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