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Tropics and economic development: An empirical investigation

  • Ram, Rati
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal World Development.

    Volume (Year): 25 (1997)
    Issue (Month): 9 (September)
    Pages: 1443-1452

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:wdevel:v:25:y:1997:i:9:p:1443-1452
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