Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-271) and index.
|Series||New horizons in environmental economics|
|LC Classifications||HD9502.C62 Z46 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 279 p. :|
|Number of Pages||279|
|LC Control Number||97025030|
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