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State abstinence education programs and teen birth rates in the US

  • Colin Cannonier

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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Review of Economics of the Household.

    Volume (Year): 10 (2012)
    Issue (Month): 1 (March)
    Pages: 53-75

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:reveho:v:10:y:2012:i:1:p:53-75
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    7. Bisakha Sen, 2003. "Can Beer Taxes Affect Teen Pregnancy? Evidence Based on Teen Abortion Rates and Birth Rates," Southern Economic Journal, Southern Economic Association, vol. 70(2), pages 328-343, October.
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