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The environment and the ethics of discounting: An empirical analysis


  • Lumley, Sarah


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  • Lumley, Sarah, 1997. "The environment and the ethics of discounting: An empirical analysis," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 20(1), pages 71-82, January.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:ecolec:v:20:y:1997:i:1:p:71-82

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    14. Moseley, William G., 2001. "African evidence on the relation of poverty, time preference and the environment," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 38(3), pages 317-326, September.

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