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Modernization of Agriculture and Long Term Growth

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  • Xiaodong Zhu

    (University of Toronto)

  • Dennis Tao Yang

    (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University)

mechanization and other aspects of English growth experience.

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Paper provided by Society for Economic Dynamics in its series 2007 Meeting Papers with number 679.

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