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In brief: Chernobyl: the long-term health and economic consequences


  • Hartmut Lehmann
  • Jonathan Wadsworth


Hartmut Lehmann and Jonathan Wadsworth assess the long-lasting effects of radiation exposure from the Chernobyl disaster on the people of Ukraine.

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  • Hartmut Lehmann & Jonathan Wadsworth, 2011. "In brief: Chernobyl: the long-term health and economic consequences," CentrePiece - The Magazine for Economic Performance 342, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE.
  • Handle: RePEc:cep:cepcnp:342

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    Chernobyl; health; labour market performance;

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    • H00 - Public Economics - - General - - - General
    • J00 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - General - - - General

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