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Rethinking the optimal level of environmental quality: justifications for strict environmental policy

  • Farmer, Amy
  • Kahn, James R.
  • McDonald, Judith A.
  • O'Neill, Robert

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Ecological Economics.

Volume (Year): 36 (2001)
Issue (Month): 3 (March)
Pages: 461-473

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Handle: RePEc:eee:ecolec:v:36:y:2001:i:3:p:461-473
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