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Poverty and economic development: not as direct as it may seem

  • Mehanna, Rock-Antoine
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics).

    Volume (Year): 33 (2004)
    Issue (Month): 2 (April)
    Pages: 217-228

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