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Bringing the Poor into a Growth Agenda: What Role for Africa’s Rural Nonfarm Economy?


  • Haggblade, Steven


Distributed as: Appendix 1. Background Paper for Agriculture and Lands. African Ministers Meeting, April 2009. Prepared under the Food Security III Cooperative Agreement (GDG-A- 00-02-00021-00) between the Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics, Michigan State University, and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).

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  • Haggblade, Steven, 2009. "Bringing the Poor into a Growth Agenda: What Role for Africa’s Rural Nonfarm Economy?," Food Security Collaborative Policy Briefs 57446, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics.
  • Handle: RePEc:ags:midcpb:57446

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    agriculture; growth; poor; food security; Food Security and Poverty; Q12;

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    • Q12 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Agriculture - - - Micro Analysis of Farm Firms, Farm Households, and Farm Input Markets

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