Journal of
Development and Agricultural Economics

  • Abbreviation: J. Dev. Agric. Econ.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-9774
  • DOI: 10.5897/JDAE
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 521

Full Length Research Paper

Transportation infrastructure of Pakistan’s agricultural export

Nazia Tabasam
  • Nazia Tabasam
  • Institute of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan.
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Normaz Wana Ismail
  • Normaz Wana Ismail
  • Faculty of Economics and Management, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia.
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  •  Received: 11 February 2019
  •  Accepted: 26 March 2019
  •  Published: 30 April 2019


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