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The Role of Desicion Making Processes in the Correlation between Wealth and Health

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  • Binswanger, J.

    (Tilburg University, School of Economics and Management)

  • Carman, K.G.

    (Tilburg University, School of Economics and Management)

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  • Binswanger, J. & Carman, K.G., 2011. "The Role of Desicion Making Processes in the Correlation between Wealth and Health," Other publications TiSEM deb8d0eb-7290-4a34-931b-d, Tilburg University, School of Economics and Management.
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