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Ethnic and parental effects on schooling outcomes before and during the transition: evidence from the Baltic countries

  • Mihails Hazans


  • Ija Trapeznikova


  • Olga Rastrigina


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Article provided by Springer in its journal Journal of Population Economics.

Volume (Year): 21 (2008)
Issue (Month): 3 (July)
Pages: 719-749

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Handle: RePEc:spr:jopoec:v:21:y:2008:i:3:p:719-749
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