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American living standards

Dora L. Costa

American living standards

evidence from recreational expenditures

by Dora L. Costa

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cost and standard of living -- United States -- History.,
  • Recreation -- Economic aspects -- United States -- History.,
  • Recreational surveys -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDora L. Costa.
    SeriesNBER working paper series -- working paper 7148, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 7148.
    ContributionsNational Bureau of Economic Research.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB1 .W654 no. 7148
    The Physical Object
    Pagination40 p. :
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22398889M

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