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The economics of rural organization

theory, practice, and policy

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Published by Published for the World Bank, Oxford University Press in New York, Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rural development -- Developing countries.,
  • Rural credit -- Developing countries.,
  • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Developing countries.,
  • Technological innovations -- Developing countries.,
  • Land use, Rural -- Developing countries.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited byKarla Hoff, Avishay Braverman, and Joseph E. Stiglitz.
    ContributionsHoff, Karla., Braverman, Avishay., Stiglitz, Joseph E. 1943-, World Bank.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii,590p. :
    Number of Pages590
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21165702M
    ISBN 100195208889

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