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Welfare Policy and Subjective Well-Being Across Nations: An Individual-Level Assessment

  • Alexander Pacek


  • Benjamin Radcliff


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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Social Indicators Research.

    Volume (Year): 89 (2008)
    Issue (Month): 1 (October)
    Pages: 179-191

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    Handle: RePEc:spr:soinre:v:89:y:2008:i:1:p:179-191
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