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: 538

Full Length Research Paper

Econometric analysis of the changes in food consumption expenditure patterns in Egypt

Dawoud, Seham D. Z.
  • Dawoud, Seham D. Z.
  • Department of Agricultural Economics, Faculty of Agriculture, Damietta University, Egypt.
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  •  Accepted: 01 November 2013
  •  Published: 31 January 2014


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