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Home-Based Enterprises in Cities of Developing Countries


  • Strassmann, W Paul


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  • Strassmann, W Paul, 1987. "Home-Based Enterprises in Cities of Developing Countries," Economic Development and Cultural Change, University of Chicago Press, vol. 36(1), pages 121-144, October.
  • Handle: RePEc:ucp:ecdecc:v:36:y:1987:i:1:p:121-44
    DOI: 10.1086/451639

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