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Published by World Bank, Development Research Group, Rural Development. in Washington, DC .
Written in English


  • Sugar trade -- Law and legislation,
  • Intervention (Federal government)

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Interventions in sugar markets come about for many reasons. Often the consequences of these policies persist even when the circumstances that motivated them change. Or the underlying problems that motivated past interventions remain even when it"s clear that current approaches have failed. Reform of sugar markets needs to go beyond eliminating failed policies, and find lasting solutions.

Edition Notes

StatementDonald F. Larson and Brent Borrell.
SeriesPolicy research working paper ;, 2602, Policy research working papers (Online) ;, 2602.
ContributionsBorrell, Brent., World Bank. Development Research Group. Rural Development.
LC ClassificationsHG3881.5.W57
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3550617M
LC Control Number2001615232

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