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On the Measurement of Human Well-being: Fuzzy Set Theory and Sen's Capability Approach

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  • Baliamoune-Lutz, Mina N., 2004. "On the Measurement of Human Well-being: Fuzzy Set Theory and Sen's Capability Approach," WIDER Working Paper Series 016, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
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