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Social security and endogenous fertility: pensions and child allowances as siamese twins

  • van Groezen, Bas
  • Leers, Theo
  • Meijdam, Lex

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Volume (Year): 87 (2003)
Issue (Month): 2 (February)
Pages: 233-251

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Handle: RePEc:eee:pubeco:v:87:y:2003:i:2:p:233-251
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