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Institutions, Factor Endowment and Inequality in Ghana, Kenya and Senegal

  • Christian Morrisson
Part of the Economic Studies in Inequality, Social Exclusion and Well-Being book series (EIAP, volume 1)

Keywords

Income Inequality Income Distribution Civil Servant Gini Coefficient Average Income 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Christian Morrisson
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  1. 1.Université de Paris I and DeltaFrance

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