3 edition of Predicting household poverty found in the catalog.
by Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis in Nairobi, Kenya
Written in English
|Statement||Germano Mwabu ... [et al.].|
|Series||KIPPRA discussion paper ;, no. 12|
|Contributions||Mwabu, Germano M.|
|LC Classifications||HC865.Z9 P6254 2002|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 18 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||18|
|LC Control Number||2003405863|
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