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The distribution of health and income: a theoretical framework

  • Contoyannis, Paul
  • Forster, Martin

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Health Economics.

Volume (Year): 18 (1999)
Issue (Month): 5 (October)
Pages: 603-620

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Handle: RePEc:eee:jhecon:v:18:y:1999:i:5:p:603-620
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