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Pesticides and Philippine Rice Farmer Health: A Medical and Economic Analysis


  • Prabhu L. Pingali
  • Cynthia B. Marquez
  • Florencia G. Palis


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  • Prabhu L. Pingali & Cynthia B. Marquez & Florencia G. Palis, 1994. "Pesticides and Philippine Rice Farmer Health: A Medical and Economic Analysis," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 76(3), pages 587-592.
  • Handle: RePEc:oup:ajagec:v:76:y:1994:i:3:p:587-592.

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