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The causes of tropical deforestation in Ecuador: A statistical analysis

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  • Southgate, Douglas
  • Sierra, Rodrigo
  • Brown, Lawrence
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    Volume (Year): 19 (1991)
    Issue (Month): 9 (September)
    Pages: 1145-1151

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:wdevel:v:19:y:1991:i:9:p:1145-1151

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    9. Cropper, Maureen & Griffiths, Charles & Mani, Muthukumara, 1997. "Roads, population pressures, and deforestation in Thailand, 1976-89," Policy Research Working Paper Series 1726, The World Bank.
    10. Balsdon, Edmund M., 2007. "Poverty and the management of natural resources: A model of shifting cultivation," Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 18(3), pages 333-347, September.
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    18. Angelsen, Arild & Kaimowitz, David, 1999. "Rethinking the Causes of Deforestation: Lessons from Economic Models," World Bank Research Observer, World Bank Group, World Bank Group, vol. 14(1), pages 73-98, February.

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