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dc.creatorBaydas, Mayada M.en_US
dc.creatorMeyer, Richard L.en_US
dc.description.abstractThe standard policy prescription is that markets should be privatized in Sub-Saharan Africa. Little analysis has been done about the fertilizer privatization process. This study shows that existing food traders in The Gambia may achieve scope economies by marketing fertilizer, but problems of scale and access to finance exist.en_US
dc.format.extentPages: 20en_US
dc.publisherOhio State University. Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economicsen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesOhio State University. Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology. ESO (Economics and Sociology Occasional Paper). No. 2027en_US
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dc.titleWho Will Market Fertilizer in Africa's Privatized Input Markets? Evidence from the Gambiaen_US
dc.type.genreWorking Paperen_US

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