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The Inter-Country Comparison Of The Cost Of Children Maintenance Using Housing Expenditure

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  • Małgorzata Kalbarczyk2,

    () (Faculty of Economics Sciences University of Warsaw)

  • Agata Miazga3,

    () (Institute for Structural Research)

  • Anna Nicińska4

    () (Faculty of Economics Sciences University of Warsaw)

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It is interesting to compare maintenance costs of children between countries with similar yet different family policy regimes because this...

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  • Małgorzata Kalbarczyk2, & Agata Miazga3, & Anna Nicińska4, 2017. "The Inter-Country Comparison Of The Cost Of Children Maintenance Using Housing Expenditure," Statistics in Transition New Series, Polish Statistical Association, vol. 18(4), pages 687-699, December.
  • Handle: RePEc:exl:29stat:v:18:y:2017:i:4:p:687-699
    DOI: 10.21307/stattrans-2017-007
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