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Rural diversity and heterogeneity in less-favoured areas: the quest for policy targeting

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  • Ruben, Ruerd & Pender, John, 2004. "Rural diversity and heterogeneity in less-favoured areas: the quest for policy targeting," Food Policy, Elsevier, vol. 29(4), pages 303-320, August.
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