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Do those with more formal education have better health insurance opportunities?


  • Dewar, Diane M.


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  • Dewar, Diane M., 1998. "Do those with more formal education have better health insurance opportunities?," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 17(3), pages 267-277, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:ecoedu:v:17:y:1998:i:3:p:267-277

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    1. Thomasson, Melissa A., 2002. "From Sickness to Health: The Twentieth-Century Development of U.S. Health Insurance," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, vol. 39(3), pages 233-253, July.

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