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A decomposition analysis of the relationship between parental income and multiple child outcomes

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A decomposition analysis of the relationship between parental income and multiple child outcomes. / Washbrook, Elizabeth; Gregg, Paul; Propper, Carol.

In: Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A, Vol. 177, No. 4, 10.2014, p. 757-782.

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Washbrook, E, Gregg, P & Propper, C 2014, 'A decomposition analysis of the relationship between parental income and multiple child outcomes', Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A, vol. 177, no. 4, pp. 757-782. https://doi.org/10.1111/rssa.12074

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Washbrook, E., Gregg, P., & Propper, C. (2014). A decomposition analysis of the relationship between parental income and multiple child outcomes. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A, 177(4), 757-782. https://doi.org/10.1111/rssa.12074

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Washbrook E, Gregg P, Propper C. A decomposition analysis of the relationship between parental income and multiple child outcomes. Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A. 2014 Oct;177(4):757-782. https://doi.org/10.1111/rssa.12074

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Washbrook, Elizabeth ; Gregg, Paul ; Propper, Carol. / A decomposition analysis of the relationship between parental income and multiple child outcomes. In: Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A. 2014 ; Vol. 177, No. 4. pp. 757-782.

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