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Determinants of the Adoption of Sustainable Land Management Practices and Their Impacts in the Ethiopian Highlands

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    Paper provided by The World Bank in its series World Bank Other Operational Studies with number 7938.

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    Keywords: Agricultural Knowledge and Information Systems Rural Development Knowledge and Information Systems Agriculture - Climate Change and Agriculture Crops and Crop Management Systems Environmental Economics and Policies Rural Development Environment;

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