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Kicking the Malthusian vice: Lessons from the abolition of "welfare" in the late nineteenth century

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  • Ziliak, Stephen T., 1997. "Kicking the Malthusian vice: Lessons from the abolition of "welfare" in the late nineteenth century," The Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, Elsevier, vol. 37(2), pages 449-468.
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