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External habit formation and dependency in the welfare state

  • Jakee, Keith
  • Sun, Guang-Zhen

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal European Journal of Political Economy.

Volume (Year): 21 (2005)
Issue (Month): 1 (March)
Pages: 83-98

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