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State transfers to the poor and back: The case of the Food-for-Work program in India

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  • Deshingkar, Priya
  • Johnson, Craig
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  • Deshingkar, Priya & Johnson, Craig & Farrington, John, 2005. "State transfers to the poor and back: The case of the Food-for-Work program in India," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 33(4), pages 575-591, April.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:wdevel:v:33:y:2005:i:4:p:575-591
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    5. Mooij, J.E., 2005. "Hype, skill and class : a comparative analysis of the politics of reforms in Andhra Pradesh, India," ISS Working Papers - General Series 19172, International Institute of Social Studies of Erasmus University Rotterdam (ISS), The Hague.
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