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Decentralized targeting of an antipoverty program

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  • Galasso, Emanuela
  • Ravallion, Martin

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Public Economics.

Volume (Year): 89 (2005)
Issue (Month): 4 (April)
Pages: 705-727

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Handle: RePEc:eee:pubeco:v:89:y:2005:i:4:p:705-727

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