From Poverty Reduction to Mutual Interests? The Debate on Differentiation in EU Development Policy

@article{Koch2012FromPR,
  title={From Poverty Reduction to Mutual Interests? The Debate on Differentiation in EU Development Policy},
  author={Svea Koch},
  journal={Econometric Modeling: Macroeconomics eJournal},
  year={2012}
}
  • Svea Koch
  • Published 1 June 2015
  • Economics
  • Econometric Modeling: Macroeconomics eJournal
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