Community and institutional influence on fertility
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Community and institutional influence on fertility analytical issues by Richard E. Bilsborrow

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Published by International Labour Office in Geneva .
Written in English



  • Developing countries


  • Fertility, Human -- Developing countries -- Econometric models.

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Statementby Richard E. Bilsborrow, David K. Guilkey.
SeriesPopulation and Labour Policies Programme working paper ;, no. 157
ContributionsGuilkey, David K.
LC ClassificationsHB1108 .B55 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 142 p. :
Number of Pages142
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1970461M
ISBN 109221059693
LC Control Number90207472

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