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Vol.10(1), pp. 15-21 , January 2018
https://doi.org/10.5897/JDAE2017.0878
ISSN: 2006-9774

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Gender analysis of micro-loan sizes accessed by small-scale agro-entrepreneurs in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria



Ugwuja V. C.
  • Ugwuja V. C.
  • Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension, University of Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt, River State, Nigeria.
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Nweze N. J.
  • Nweze N. J.
  • Department of Agricultural Economics, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Enugu State, Nigeria.
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 Received: 20 September 2017  Accepted: 13 October 2017  Published: 31 January 2018

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