The "red herring" after 20 years : ageing and health care expenditures

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BREYER, Friedrich, Normann LORENZ, 2020. The "red herring" after 20 years : ageing and health care expenditures. In: The European Journal of Health Economics. Springer. ISSN 1618-7598. eISSN 1618-7601. Available under: doi: 10.1007/s10198-020-01203-x

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