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Household composition, Engel curves and welfare comparisons between households : A duality approach


  • Muellbauer, John


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  • Muellbauer, John, 1974. "Household composition, Engel curves and welfare comparisons between households : A duality approach," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 5(2), pages 103-122, August.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:eecrev:v:5:y:1974:i:2:p:103-122

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