5 edition of Global aspects of the environment found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Robert U. Ayres, Kenneth J. Button and Peter Nijkamp.|
|Series||Environmental analysis and economic policy ;, v. 1, An Elgar reference collection|
|Contributions||Ayres, Robert U., Button, Kenneth John., Nijkamp, Peter.|
|LC Classifications||GE105 .G53 1999|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||2 v. ;|
|LC Control Number||99029678|
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