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Countercyclical safety nets for the poor and vulnerable

  • Alderman, Harold
  • Haque, Trina

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Food Policy.

Volume (Year): 31 (2006)
Issue (Month): 4 (August)
Pages: 372-383

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Handle: RePEc:eee:jfpoli:v:31:y:2006:i:4:p:372-383
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