Price elasticities from survey data extensions and Indonesian results by Angus Deaton

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Published by World Bank in Washington, D.C .

Written in English

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  • Indonesia.


  • Prices -- Indonesia.,
  • Household surveys -- Indonesia.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Book details

StatementAngus Deaton.
SeriesLSMS working paper,, no. 69
LC ClassificationsHB235.I5 D43 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 47 p. :
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2225570M
ISBN 100821313959
LC Control Number89070456

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