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Perceived quality of public services, liquidity constraints, and the demand of private specialist care

  • Massimo Baldini


  • Gilberto Turati


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Article provided by Springer in its journal Empirical Economics.

Volume (Year): 42 (2012)
Issue (Month): 2 (April)
Pages: 487-511

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Handle: RePEc:spr:empeco:v:42:y:2012:i:2:p:487-511
DOI: 10.1007/s00181-011-0509-5
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