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role of linear programming methods in rural policy planning in developing countries

Stephen D. Biggs

role of linear programming methods in rural policy planning in developing countries

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Published by Institute of Development Studies in Brighton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rehabilitation, Rural -- Data processing.,
  • Underdeveloped areas -- Agriculture -- Data processing.,
  • Linear programming.,
  • Rehabilitation, Rural -- Bihar, India (State)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Stephen Biggs.
    SeriesIDS discussion paper -- no.57
    ContributionsUniversity of Sussex. Institute of Development Studies.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD1417
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24 (1) leaves ;
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17186452M

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