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Is environmental degradation an inevitable consequence of economic growth: tunneling through the environmental Kuznets curve

  • Munasinghe, Mohan
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Ecological Economics.

    Volume (Year): 29 (1999)
    Issue (Month): 1 (April)
    Pages: 89-109

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:ecolec:v:29:y:1999:i:1:p:89-109
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