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Economic development and environmental sustainability

Economic development and environmental sustainability

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sustainable development,
  • Economic development -- Environmental aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Ramón López and Michael A. Toman.
    SeriesThe initiative for policy dialogue series
    ContributionsLópez, Ramón, 1948-, Toman, Michael A.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC79.E5 E2665 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 486 p. :
    Number of Pages486
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23156558M
    ISBN 100199298009, 0199297991
    ISBN 109780199298006, 9780199297993
    LC Control Number2006010274

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