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Measuring opportunity inequality with monetary transfers

  • Laurence Kranich

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    Article provided by Springer in its journal The Journal of Economic Inequality.

    Volume (Year): 7 (2009)
    Issue (Month): 4 (December)
    Pages: 371-385

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