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On the determinants of nutrition in Mozambique: The importance of age-specific effects

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  • Sahn, David E.
  • Alderman, Harold

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Volume (Year): 25 (1997)
Issue (Month): 4 (January)
Pages: 577-588

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Handle: RePEc:eee:wdevel:v:25:y:1997:i:4:p:577-588

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