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Social Capital and Coping with Economic Shocks: An Analysis of Stunting of South African Children

  • Carter, Michael R.
  • Maluccio, John A.

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal World Development.

Volume (Year): 31 (2003)
Issue (Month): 7 (July)
Pages: 1147-1163

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Handle: RePEc:eee:wdevel:v:31:y:2003:i:7:p:1147-1163
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