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Global Dynamics in Agricultural and Rural Economy, and Its Effects on Rural Finance

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Abstract

Global developments have profoundly affected the lives of rural households in developing countries. They need to be understood in order to discuss the prospects of rural and agricultural finance.

Keywords

Fair Trade Rural Household Global Dynamics Rural Economy Index Insurance 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Microfinance DepartmentCentre International de Developpement et de Recherche (CIDR)ParisFrance

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