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The similar magnitudes of the primary and secondary shock coefficients in isolation (Regressions 6 and 7) make the distinctiveness of their relative values when introduced together in Regression 8 particularly important.
com' bust and the secondary shock from the credit crisis that began four years ago.
So, it can trigger off secondary shocks for the ordinary Pakistanis in the coming weeks: devastation suffered by crops will inevitably send prices as well as shortages spiralling; what is left of one of the best irrigation systems in the world may not be able to function or cope with the scenario as best as it could due to the blows it received on many fronts; the canal system cannot revive the agriculture sector and ease the impasse the in transportation; the infrastructure is almost crippled to such an extent that it may take decades to bring them back to where they used to be.

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