An investigation of the resource curse in Indonesia

@article{Hilmawan2019AnIO,
  title={An investigation of the resource curse in Indonesia},
  author={Rian Hilmawan and Jeremy Clark},
  journal={Resources Policy},
  year={2019},
  volume={64},
  pages={101483}
}

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