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The Geography of Customary Land in Zambia: Is Development Strategy Engaging With The Facts?

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  • Sitko, Nicholas J. & Chamberlin, Jordan & Hichaambwa, Munguzwe, 2015. "The Geography of Customary Land in Zambia: Is Development Strategy Engaging With The Facts?," Food Security Collaborative Working Papers 211222, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics.
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    DOI: 10.22004/ag.econ.211222
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    2. Paul C. Samboko & Mulako Kabisa & Giles Henley, 2019. "Constraints to biofuel feedstock production expansion in Zambia," Development Southern Africa, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 36(2), pages 198-212, March.
    3. Paul C. Samboko & Mitelo Subakanya & Cliff Dlamini, 2017. "Potential biofuel feedstocks and production in Zambia," WIDER Working Paper Series wp-2017-47, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
    4. Lay, Jann & Nolte, Kerstin & Sipangule, Kacana, 2018. "Large-Scale Farms and Smallholders: Evidence from Zambia," GIGA Working Papers 310, GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies.
    5. Nolte, Kerstin & Subakanya, Mitelo, 2016. "Relationship between Large-Scale Agricultural Investors and Local Communities: Lessons from Two Investments In Zambia," Food Security Collaborative Policy Briefs 249696, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics.
    6. Jayne, Thomas S. & Chamberlin, Jordan & Traub, Lulama & Sitko, N. & Muyanga, Milu & Yeboah, Felix & Nkonde, Chewe & Anseeuw, Ward & Chapoto, Anthony & Kachule, Richard, 2015. "Africa's Changing Farmland Ownership: The Rise of the Emergent Investor Farmer," 2015 Conference, August 9-14, 2015, Milan, Italy 212028, International Association of Agricultural Economists.
    7. Paul C. Samboko & Mitelo Subakanya & Cliff Dlamini, 2017. "Potential biofuel feedstocks and production in Zambia," WIDER Working Paper Series 047, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
    8. Paul C. Samboko & Mulako Kabisa & Giles Henley, 2017. "Constraints to biofuel feedstock production expansion in Zambia," WIDER Working Paper Series wp-2017-62, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
    9. Giles Henley, 2017. "Review of social issues for large-scale land investment in Zambia," WIDER Working Paper Series wp-2017-42, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
    10. Giles Henley, 2017. "Review of social issues for large-scale land investment in Zambia," WIDER Working Paper Series 042, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).

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