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Why Countries Become Wealthy: The Effects of Adult Longevity on Saving

  • Kinugasa, Tomoko
  • Mason, Andrew

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal World Development.

Volume (Year): 35 (2007)
Issue (Month): 1 (January)
Pages: 1-23

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Handle: RePEc:eee:wdevel:v:35:y:2007:i:1:p:1-23
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