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Networks, distance, and trust: Telecommunications Development and changing trading practices in Ghana

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  • Overa, Ragnhild
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal World Development.

    Volume (Year): 34 (2006)
    Issue (Month): 7 (July)
    Pages: 1301-1315

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:wdevel:v:34:y:2006:i:7:p:1301-1315

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    1. World Bank, 2008. "Managing the Miombo Woodlands of Southern Africa : Policies, Incentives and Options for the Rural Poor, Volume 1. Main Report," World Bank Other Operational Studies 19519, The World Bank.
    2. Lee, Kyeong Ho & Bellemare, Marc F., 2012. "Look who's talking: the impacts of the intrahousehold allocation of mobile phones on agricultural prices," MPRA Paper 38908, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    3. Mather, David & Boughton, Duncan & Jayne, Thomas S., 2011. "Smallholder Heterogeneity and Maize Market Participation in Southern and Eastern Africa: Implications for Investment Strategies to Increase Marketed Food Staple Supply," Food Security International Development Working Papers, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics 118473, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics.
    4. Dorward, Leejiah J., 2012. "Where are the best opportunities for reducing greenhouse gas emissions in the food system (including the food chain)? A comment," Food Policy, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 37(4), pages 463-466.
    5. Surabhi Mittal & Sanjay Gandhi & Gaurav Tripathi, . "Socio-Economic Impact of Mobile Phones on Indian Agriculture," Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations, New Delhi Working Papers, Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations, New Delhi, India 246, Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations, New Delhi, India.
    6. Muto, Megumi & Yamano, Takashi, 2009. "The Impact of Mobile Phone Coverage Expansion on Market Participation: Panel Data Evidence from Uganda," World Development, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 37(12), pages 1887-1896, December.
    7. Mittal, Surabhi & Mehar, Mamta, 0. "How Mobile Phones Contribute to Growth of Small Farmers? Evidence from India," Quarterly Journal of International Agriculture, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, vol. 51.

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