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What Should We Do About Future Generations?


  • Ng, Yew-Kwang


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  • Ng, Yew-Kwang, 1989. "What Should We Do About Future Generations?," Economics and Philosophy, Cambridge University Press, vol. 5(02), pages 235-253, October.
  • Handle: RePEc:cup:ecnphi:v:5:y:1989:i:02:p:235-253_00

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