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Fertilizers to support agricultural development in sub-Saharan Africa: what is needed and why

  • Larson, Bruce A.
  • Frisvold, George B.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Food Policy.

    Volume (Year): 21 (1996)
    Issue (Month): 6 (December)
    Pages: 509-525

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:jfpoli:v:21:y:1996:i:6:p:509-525
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    1. Shepherd, Andrew, 1989. "Approaches to the privatization of fertilizer marketing in Africa," Food Policy, Elsevier, vol. 14(2), pages 143-154, May.
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    7. Renfro, Raymond Z. H., 1992. "Fertilizer price and subsidy policies in Bangladesh," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 20(3), pages 437-455, March.
    8. Sahn, David E. & Arulpragasam, Jehan, 1991. "The stagnation of smallholder agriculture in Malawi : A decade of structural adjustment," Food Policy, Elsevier, vol. 16(3), pages 219-234, June.
    9. Binswanger, Hans P & McIntire, John, 1987. "Behavioral and Material Determinants of Production Relations in Land-Abundant Tropical Agriculture," Economic Development and Cultural Change, University of Chicago Press, vol. 36(1), pages 73-99, October.
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    11. Cleaver, K., 1993. "A Strategy to Develop Agriculture in Sub-Saharan Africa and a Focus for the World Bank," Papers 203, World Bank - Technical Papers.
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