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Agricultural prices in a changing economy

Munish Alagh

Agricultural prices in a changing economy

an empirical study of Indian agriculture

by Munish Alagh

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Published by Academic Foundation in New Delhi .
Written in English

  • Agricultural prices,
  • Produce trade,
  • Government policy

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [167]-172) and index.

    StatementMunish Alagh
    LC ClassificationsHD2073 (H9)+
    The Physical Object
    Pagination174 p. :
    Number of Pages174
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25055339M
    ISBN 108171888100
    ISBN 109788171888108
    LC Control Number2011311902

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