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Solving the Mystery of the AFRICA Dummy

  • Englebert, Pierre
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal World Development.

    Volume (Year): 28 (2000)
    Issue (Month): 10 (October)
    Pages: 1821-1835

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:wdevel:v:28:y:2000:i:10:p:1821-1835
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