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Public investment and agrarian transformation in northern Nigeria

BjoМ€rn Beckman

Public investment and agrarian transformation in northern Nigeria

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Published by Centre for Social and Economic Research, Ahmadu Bello University in [Zaria .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria.
    • Subjects:
    • Agriculture and state -- Nigeria.,
    • Public investments -- Nigeria.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Björn Beckman.
      SeriesCSER reprint ;, no. 13
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD2145.5 .B43 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination33 p. ;
      Number of Pages33
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2482415M
      LC Control Number87402849

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