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Explaining Income Inequalities in Developing Countries: the Role of Human Capital

  • Mazhar MUGHAL
  • Barassou DIAWARA

Explaining Income Inequalities in Developing Countries: the Role of Human Capital

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Paper provided by CATT - UPPA - Université de Pau et des Pays de l'Adour in its series Working Papers with number 2011-2012_2.

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Length: 25 pages
Date of creation: Dec 2011
Date of revision: Dec 2011
Handle: RePEc:tac:wpaper:2011-2012_2
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