Crisis, social ties, and household welfare
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Crisis, social ties, and household welfare testing social capital theory with evidence from Indonesia by Anna Wetterberg

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Published by World Bank Offince, Jakarta in Jakarta, Indonesia .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementAnna Wetterberg
SeriesIndonesian social development paper -- no. 5
ContributionsWorld Bank. Indonesia Office
LC ClassificationsMLCM 2011/41789 (H)
The Physical Object
Pagination34 p. ;
Number of Pages34
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25059013M
LC Control Number2005468413

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