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Fertility, income distribution, and economic growth: Theory and cross-country evidence

  • Galor, Oded
  • Zang, Hyoungsoo

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Japan and the World Economy.

Volume (Year): 9 (1997)
Issue (Month): 2 (May)
Pages: 197-229

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