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When both states and markets fail: asymmetric information and the role of NGOs in African health care

  • Leonard, Kenneth L.

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal International Review of Law and Economics.

Volume (Year): 22 (2002)
Issue (Month): 1 (July)
Pages: 61-80

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Handle: RePEc:eee:irlaec:v:22:y:2002:i:1:p:61-80
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