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Economic values and the environment in the developing world

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Published by E. Elgar Pub. in Cheltenham, UK, Lyme, N.H .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries,
  • Developing countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Environmental policy -- Developing countries -- Cost effectiveness.,
    • Environmental quality -- Developing countries.,
    • Environmental impact analysis -- Economic aspects -- Developing countries.,
    • Economic development projects -- Developing countries -- Cost effectiveness.,
    • Natural resources -- Valuation -- Developing countries.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 118-159) and index.

      StatementStavros Georgiou ... [et al.].
      ContributionsGeorgiou, Stavros G.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC59.72.E5 E267 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 167 p. :
      Number of Pages167
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1008960M
      ISBN 101858985005
      LC Control Number96048954

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