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Persistence of Underdevelopment: Does the Type of Natural Resource Endowment Matter?

  • Perala, Maiju
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    Paper provided by World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) in its series Working Paper Series with number UNU-WIDER Research Paper DP2003/37.

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    Length: 38 pages
    Date of creation: 2003
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    Handle: RePEc:unu:wpaper:dp2003-37
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