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Success in Entrepreneurship: Doing the Math

In: African Successes, Volume II: Human Capital

  • Michael Kremer
  • Jonathan Robinson
  • Olga Rostapshova

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  • Sebastian Edwards & Simon Johnson & David N. Weil, 2016. "African Successes, Volume II: Human Capital," NBER Books, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc, number afri14-2, September.
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