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Strategic altruistic transfers and rent seeking within the family

  • Yang-Ming Chang


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Article provided by Springer & European Society for Population Economics in its journal Journal of Population Economics.

Volume (Year): 22 (2009)
Issue (Month): 4 (October)
Pages: 1081-1098

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Handle: RePEc:spr:jopoec:v:22:y:2009:i:4:p:1081-1098
DOI: 10.1007/s00148-008-0200-0
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