7 edition of The Economics of Global Environmental Change found in the catalog.
April 7, 2007 by Edward Elgar Publishing .
Written in English
|Contributions||Mario Cogoy (Editor), Karl W. Steininger (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||277|
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