Impartible Inheritance Versus Equal Division: a Comparative Perspective C entered on Europe and Subsaharan Africa
AbstractThis paper is concerned with equity issues arising in the process of evolution of land tenure systems towards increasing individualisation. The focus is put on the transformation of non-market modes of land allocation, including inheritance rules and practices.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Notre-Dame de la Paix, Sciences Economiques et Sociales in its series Papers with number 209.
Length: 60 pages
Date of creation: 1998
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PROPERTY RIGHTS ; LAND ECONOMICS ; RESOURCE ALLOCATION;
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