Rubber and fishery industries under structural adjustment programme
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Published by Nigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research (NISER) in Ibadan .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Nigeria.

Subjects:

  • Rubber industry and trade -- Nigeria.,
  • Fish trade -- Nigeria.,
  • Fisheries -- Economic aspects -- Nigeria.,
  • Structural adjustment (Economic policy) -- Nigeria.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 57-58).

StatementAde Olomola.
SeriesNISER monograph series ;, no. 2, 1992, N.I.S.E.R. monograph series ;, 1992, no. 2.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD9161.N572 O37 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination58 p. ;
Number of Pages58
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1177705M
ISBN 109781810416
LC Control Number94163530
OCLC/WorldCa32530056

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