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The effectiveness of government spending on education and health care in developing and transition economies

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  • Gupta, Sanjeev
  • Verhoeven, Marijn
  • Tiongson, Erwin R.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal European Journal of Political Economy.

    Volume (Year): 18 (2002)
    Issue (Month): 4 (November)
    Pages: 717-737

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:poleco:v:18:y:2002:i:4:p:717-737
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