4 edition of Confronting poverty in developing countries found in the catalog.
Confronting poverty in developing countries
Bibliography: p. 45-48.
|Statement||Paul Glewwe, Jacques van der Gaag.|
|Series||LSMS working paper,, no. 48|
|Contributions||Gaag, J. van der.|
|LC Classifications||HC59.72.P6 G57 1988|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 48 p. :|
|Number of Pages||48|
|LC Control Number||88017197|
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