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The take-up of means-tested income support

  • Stephen Whelan


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Article provided by Springer in its journal Empirical Economics.

Volume (Year): 39 (2010)
Issue (Month): 3 (December)
Pages: 847-875

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Handle: RePEc:spr:empeco:v:39:y:2010:i:3:p:847-875
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