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A review of the CDM literature: from fine-tuning to critical scrutiny?

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    Article provided by Springer in its journal International Environmental Agreements: Politics, Law and Economics.

    Volume (Year): 9 (2009)
    Issue (Month): 1 (February)
    Pages: 63-80

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    Handle: RePEc:spr:ieaple:v:9:y:2009:i:1:p:63-80

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    Keywords: Kyoto Protocol; Clean development mechanism; Review; Additionality; Cost effectiveness; Sustainable development; Post-2012;

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