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The effects of education on agricultural productivity under traditional and improved technology in northern Nigeria: an endogenous switching regression analysis

  • Arega Alene


  • V. Manyong
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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Empirical Economics.

    Volume (Year): 32 (2007)
    Issue (Month): 1 (April)
    Pages: 141-159

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    Handle: RePEc:spr:empeco:v:32:y:2007:i:1:p:141-159
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