Why do women in former communist countries look unhappy? A demographic perspective
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KeywordsEurope; economic and social development; life expectancy;
- J1 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demographic Economics
- Z0 - Other Special Topics - - General
NEP fieldsThis paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2009-11-21 (All new papers)
- NEP-HAP-2009-11-21 (Economics of Happiness)
- NEP-LAB-2009-11-21 (Labour Economics)
- NEP-LTV-2009-11-21 (Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty)
- NEP-TRA-2009-11-21 (Transition Economics)
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