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Lectures on technical and institutional change in agricultural development

Vernon W. Ruttan

Lectures on technical and institutional change in agricultural development

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Published by Pakistan Institute of Development Economics in Islamabad .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pakistan.
    • Subjects:
    • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Pakistan.,
    • Agriculture and state -- Pakistan.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementVernon W. Ruttan ; with comments by Syed Nawab Haider Naqvi.
      SeriesLectures in development economics ;, no. 6
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD2075.5 .R88 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 147 p. ;
      Number of Pages147
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1982405M
      LC Control Number90228652

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