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Escaping high mortality

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  • Javier Birchenall, 2007. "Escaping high mortality," Journal of Economic Growth, Springer, vol. 12(4), pages 351-387, December.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:jecgro:v:12:y:2007:i:4:p:351-387
    DOI: 10.1007/s10887-007-9022-2
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    Keywords

    Mortality; Population growth; Economic development; I12; O11; O33;

    JEL classification:

    • I12 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Health - - - Health Behavior
    • O11 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Macroeconomic Analyses of Economic Development
    • O33 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Innovation; Research and Development; Technological Change; Intellectual Property Rights - - - Technological Change: Choices and Consequences; Diffusion Processes

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