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Equality of Opportunity versus Equality of Opportunity Sets

Bibliographic reference Ooghe, Erwin ; Schokkaert, Erik ; Van de gaer, Dirk. Equality of Opportunity versus Equality of Opportunity Sets. In: Social Choice and Welfare, Vol. 28, no. 2, p. 209-230 (Février 2007)
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