Agriculture and fragility

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Tsimpo, C. and Q. Wodon (2008) Rice prices and poverty in Liberia, Policy Research Working Paper Series 4742, The World Bank

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UNDP (2004) Reducing Disaster Risk: A Challenge for Development, New York: United Nations Development Programme.

United Kingdom Food Group (2008) More Aid for African Agriculture: Policy Implications for Small Farmers, United Kingdom Food Group

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World Bank (2005) Managing Agricultural Production Risk: Innovations in Developing Countries, Washington DC, World Bank

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World Bank (2008) World Development Report 2008 – Agriculture for Development, Washington DC, World Bank