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Price, Restrictions and Abortion Demand

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  • Marshall Medoff, 2007. "Price, Restrictions and Abortion Demand," Journal of Family and Economic Issues, Springer, vol. 28(4), pages 583-599, December.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:jfamec:v:28:y:2007:i:4:p:583-599
    DOI: 10.1007/s10834-007-9080-9
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