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When Does Improving Health Raise GDP?

Quamrul H. Ashraf, Ashley Lester, David N. Weil

Chapter in NBER book NBER Macroeconomics Annual 2008, Volume 23 (2009), Daron Acemoglu, Kenneth Rogoff and Michael Woodford, editors (p. 157 - 204)
Conference held April 4-5, 2008
Published in April 2009 by University of Chicago Press
© 2009 by the National Bureau of Economic Research
in NBER Book Series NBER Macroeconomics Annual

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This chapter first appeared as NBER working paper w14449, When Does Improving Health Raise GDP?, Quamrul H. Ashraf, Ashley Lester, David N. Weil
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