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conditions for achieving environmentally sustainable development

Edward B. Barbier

conditions for achieving environmentally sustainable development

by Edward B. Barbier

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Published by IIED/UCL London Environmental Economics Centre in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Edward B. Barbier, Anil Markandya.
SeriesLEEC paper -- 89-01
ContributionsMarkandya, Anil.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21768060M

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