Agriculture as a sector of opportunity for young people in Africa
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KeywordsAccess to Finance; Banks&Banking Reform; Rural Development Knowledge&Information Systems; Environmental Economics&Policies; Adolescent Health;
NEP fieldsThis paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-AFR-2013-06-16 (Africa)
- NEP-AGR-2013-06-16 (Agricultural Economics)
- NEP-ALL-2013-06-16 (All new papers)
- NEP-DEV-2013-06-16 (Development)
- NEP-ENV-2013-06-16 (Environmental Economics)
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