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Poor's behaviour and inequality traps: the role of human capital

  • Vincenzo Lombardo

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    (Department of Economic Studies, Parthenope University of Naples)

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    Paper provided by D.E.S. (Department of Economic Studies), University of Naples "Parthenope", Italy in its series Working Papers with number 10_2008.

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    Length: 37 pages
    Date of creation: Oct 2008
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