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Risky Business: The Market for Unprotected Commercial Sex

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  • Manisha Shah
  • Stefano M. Bertozzi

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  • Paul Gertler & Manisha Shah & Stefano M. Bertozzi, 2005. "Risky Business: The Market for Unprotected Commercial Sex," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 113(3), pages 518-550, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:ucp:jpolec:v:113:y:2005:i:3:p:518-550
    DOI: 10.1086/429700
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