Journal section "Public finances"

Determinants of Life Expectancy in Heterogeneous Constituent Entities of the Russian Federation

Dubrovskaya J.V.

Volume 16, Issue 1, 2023

Dubrovskaya J.V. (2023). Determinants of life expectancy in heterogeneous constituent entities of the Russian Federation. Economic and Social Changes: Facts, Trends, Forecast, 16(1), 139–163. DOI: 10.15838/esc.2023.1.85.8

DOI: 10.15838/esc.2023.1.85.8

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