Six esteemed agricultural economists confront a variety of issues ranging from the role of technical change in agricultural development to the persistent problem of hunger in Africa.
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Presented during the 22nd Annual Economics lecture series at Western Michigan University
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Asefa, Sisay, ed. 1988. World Food and Agriculture: Some Problems and Issues. Kalamazoo, MI: W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research. https://doi.org/10.17848/9780880996211
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