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Impact of agricultural cooperatives on smallholders\u2019 technical efficiency: evidence from Ethiopia

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  • Abate, G. T., 2013. "Impact of agricultural cooperatives on smallholders\u2019 technical efficiency: evidence from Ethiopia," IWMI Working Papers H045831, International Water Management Institute.
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