The economics of environmental management by J. F. Lowe

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  • Environmental policy -- Economic aspects

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StatementJulian Lowe, David Lewis.
ContributionsLewis, David
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 344 p. :
Number of Pages344
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Open LibraryOL22775074M

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