Some uses of integrated demographic-economic data on households in less developed countries illustrations from a Guatemalan survey by William P. Butz

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StatementWilliam Butz ... [et al.].
SeriesThe Rand paper series -- P-5916, P (Rand Corporation) -- P-5916.
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Pagination22 p. :
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Data from four rural Ladino Guatemalan communities and two more developed communities near the capital city are used to illustrate the utility of integrated economic-demographic data on families for investigating policy problems. Characteristics of Author: William Butz, Hernan Delgado, P.

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