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American family and family economics

Shelly Lundberg

American family and family economics

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Family -- Economic aspects -- United States,
  • Households -- Economic aspects -- United States,
  • Family policy -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    StatementShelly Lundberg, Robert A. Pollak.
    SeriesNBER working paper series -- no. 12908., Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 12908.
    ContributionsPollak, Robert A., 1938-, National Bureau of Economic Research.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination33 p. :
    Number of Pages33
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17632944M
    OCLC/WorldCa85268684

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