Estimating the regional impact of Federal income maintenance programs
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Estimating the regional impact of Federal income maintenance programs by T. Paul Schultz

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Published by Rand Corporation] in [Santa Monica, Calif .
Written in English



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  • Income maintenance programs -- United States.

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Prepared for the Regional Economic Development Conference and Workshop, Gaithersburg, Md., April 19, 1972.

Statement[by] T. Paul Schultz.
LC ClassificationsAS36 .R28 no. 4818, HC110.I5 .R28 no. 4818
The Physical Object
Pagination11 p.
Number of Pages11
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5318802M
LC Control Number72169186

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