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Ngo'S And The African Farmer: A Skeptical Perspective

  • White, Robert
  • Eicher, Carl K.
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    Paper provided by Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics in its series Staff Papers with number 11532.

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    Date of creation: 1999
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