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Health and Schooling: Evidence and Policy Implications for Developping Countries


  • Batista Gomes, J.
  • Hanushek, E.A.
  • Helio Leite, R.


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  • Batista Gomes, J. & Hanushek, E.A. & Helio Leite, R., 1992. "Health and Schooling: Evidence and Policy Implications for Developping Countries," RCER Working Papers 306, University of Rochester - Center for Economic Research (RCER).
  • Handle: RePEc:roc:rocher:306

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    2. Eric A. Hanushek, 1979. "Conceptual and Empirical Issues in the Estimation of Educational Production Functions," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 14(3), pages 351-388.
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