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Rural inequality, wage employment and labour market formation in Africa : historical and micro-level evidence

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    Paper provided by International Labour Organization in its series ILO Working Papers with number 458221.

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    Length: 44 pages
    Date of creation: 2010
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    Publication status: Published in Working paper series, International Labour Office.
    Handle: RePEc:ilo:ilowps:458221
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    1. Rigg, Jonathan, 2006. "Land, farming, livelihoods, and poverty: Rethinking the links in the Rural South," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 34(1), pages 180-202, January.
    2. Kevane, Michael, 1994. "Village labor markets in Sheikan district, Sudan," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 22(6), pages 839-857, June.
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    6. Carlos Oya & John Sender, 2009. "Divorced, Separated, and Widowed Women Workers in Rural Mozambique," Feminist Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 15(2), pages 1-31.
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    11. Bardasi, Elena & Beegle, Kathleen & Dillon, Andrew & Serneels, Pieter, 2010. "Do Labor Statistics Depend on How and to Whom the Questions Are Asked? Results from a Survey Experiment in Tanzania," IZA Discussion Papers 4733, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
    12. Thomas Reardon & J. Edward Taylor & Kostas Stamoulis & Peter Lanjouw & Arsenio Balisacan, 2000. "Effects of Non-Farm Employment on Rural Income Inequality in Developing Countries: An Investment Perspective," Journal of Agricultural Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 51(2), pages 266-288.
    13. Blair Rutherford & Lincoln Addison, 2007. "Zimbabwean Farm Workers in Northern South Africa," Review of African Political Economy, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 34(114), pages 619-635, December.
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