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The role of ageing in the growth of government and social welfare spending in the OECD

  • Sanz, Ismael
  • Velazquez, Francisco J.

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

Volume (Year): 23 (2007)
Issue (Month): 4 (December)
Pages: 917-931

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Handle: RePEc:eee:poleco:v:23:y:2007:i:4:p:917-931
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