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Traditional risk-sharing arrangements and informal social insurance in Eritrea

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  • Habtom, GebreMichael Kibreab
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  • Habtom, GebreMichael Kibreab & Ruys, Pieter, 2007. "Traditional risk-sharing arrangements and informal social insurance in Eritrea," Health Policy, Elsevier, vol. 80(1), pages 218-235, January.
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