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Growth and welfare provisioning: lessons from the English Poor Laws?

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  • Sonia Bhalotra

    (University of Cambridge and University of Bristol, UK)

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Article provided by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. in its journal Journal of International Development.

Volume (Year): 13 (2001)
Issue (Month): 7 ()
Pages: 1083-1096

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Handle: RePEc:wly:jintdv:v:13:y:2001:i:7:p:1083-1096
DOI: 10.1002/jid.843
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