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The economics of consanguineous marriages (English)


The institution of consanguineous marriage-a marriage contracted between close biological relatives-has been a basic building block of many societies in different parts of the world. This paper argues that the practice of consanguinity is closely related... See More +


  • Do, Quy-Toan; Iyer, Sriya; Joshi, Shareen;
  • 2006/12/01
  • Policy Research Working Paper
  • WPS4085
  • 1
  • 1
  • Bangladesh
  • South Asia
  • 2010/07/01
  • Disclosed
  • The economics of consanguineous marriages
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