Land property rights and natural resource use an analysis of household behavior in rural China by Stephan Piotrowski

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StatementStephan Piotrowski
SeriesDevelopment economics and policy -- v. 61, Development economics and policy -- Bd. 61.
LC ClassificationsHD928 .P56 2009
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Paginationxxiii, 166 p. :
Number of Pages166
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Open LibraryOL24537117M
ISBN 103631591438
ISBN 109783631591437
LC Control Number2009497011

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