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The rise and decline of rent-seeking activity in the Brazilian coffee sector: Lessons from the imposition and removal of coffee export quotas

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  • Jarvis, Lovell S.
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    Volume (Year): 33 (2005)
    Issue (Month): 11 (November)
    Pages: 1881-1903

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:wdevel:v:33:y:2005:i:11:p:1881-1903
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