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Commodity price stabilization and policy reform an approach to the evaluation of the Brazilian price band proposals

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Published by World Bank in Washington .
Written in English



  • Brazil.


  • Agricultural prices -- Government policy -- Brazil.,
  • Agriculture and state -- Brazil.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 102-106) and index.

StatementAvishay Braverman ... [et al.].
SeriesWorld Bank regional and sectoral studies
ContributionsBraverman, Avishay, 1948-
LC ClassificationsHD9014.B82 C56 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 109 p. ;
Number of Pages109
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1721590M
ISBN 100821320548
LC Control Number92024969

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