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Demand for health insurance and precautionary motives for savings among the elderly

  • Levin, Laurence
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Public Economics.

    Volume (Year): 57 (1995)
    Issue (Month): 3 (July)
    Pages: 337-367

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:pubeco:v:57:y:1995:i:3:p:337-367
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    10. Laurence J. Kotlikoff, 1986. "Health Expenditures and Precautionary Savings," NBER Working Papers 2008, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
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