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When, where, and by how much do biophysical limits constrain the economic process?: A survey of Nicholas Georgescu-Roegen's contribution to ecological economics

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  • Cleveland, Cutler J.
  • Ruth, Matthias
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Ecological Economics.

    Volume (Year): 22 (1997)
    Issue (Month): 3 (September)
    Pages: 203-223

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:ecolec:v:22:y:1997:i:3:p:203-223

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