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Land relations under unbearable stress: Rwanda caught in the Malthusian trap

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  • Platteau, Jean-Philippe

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  • Andre, Catherine & Platteau, Jean-Philippe, 1998. "Land relations under unbearable stress: Rwanda caught in the Malthusian trap," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 34(1), pages 1-47, January.
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