International determinants of religiosity
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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Religiousness -- Testing,
  • Economic development

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementRobert J. Barro, Rachel M. McCleary.
SeriesNBER working paper series -- no. 10147., Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 10147.
ContributionsMcCleary, Rachel M., 1953-, National Bureau of Economic Research.
The Physical Object
Pagination51 p. ;
Number of Pages51
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17618507M
OCLC/WorldCa54004344

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