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Living in a Walking World: Rural Mobility and Social Equity Issues in Sub-Saharan Africa

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  • Porter, Gina, 2002. "Living in a Walking World: Rural Mobility and Social Equity Issues in Sub-Saharan Africa," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 30(2), pages 285-300, February.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:wdevel:v:30:y:2002:i:2:p:285-300
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    5. Escobal, Javier, 2005. "The Role of Public Infraestructure in Market Development in Rural Peru," MPRA Paper 727, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    6. Shenggen Fan & Xiaobo Zhang, 2008. "Public Expenditure, Growth and Poverty Reduction in Rural Uganda," African Development Review, African Development Bank, vol. 20(3), pages 466-496.
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    13. Okojie, Christiana, 2009. "Decentralization and public service delivery in Nigeria:," NSSP working papers 4, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
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