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Adjustment with a Human Face? Evidence from Jamaica

  • Handa, Sudhanshu
  • King, Damien
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal World Development.

    Volume (Year): 31 (2003)
    Issue (Month): 7 (July)
    Pages: 1125-1145

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