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Do electoral institutions have an impact on population health?

  • Simon Wigley


  • Arzu Akkoyunlu-Wigley


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Article provided by Springer in its journal Public Choice.

Volume (Year): 148 (2011)
Issue (Month): 3 (September)
Pages: 595-610

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Handle: RePEc:kap:pubcho:v:148:y:2011:i:3:p:595-610
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