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Agricultural productivity growth employment and poverty in Egypt

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Published by The Egyptian Center for Economic Studies in Cairo .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementHanaa Kheir-El-Din and Heba El-Laithy.
SeriesWorking paper -- no. 129
ContributionsEl Laithy, Heba.
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 2009/52157 (H)
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p.
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23679640M
LC Control Number2009339886

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