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The Effects of Proximity and Transportation on Developing Country Population Migrations

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  • Robert E. B. Lucas

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  • Robert E. B. Lucas, 2000. "The Effects of Proximity and Transportation on Developing Country Population Migrations," Boston University - Department of Economics - The Institute for Economic Development Working Papers Series dp-111, Boston University - Department of Economics.
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