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The human development index and sustainability -- a constructive proposal

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Ecological Economics.

Volume (Year): 39 (2001)
Issue (Month): 1 (October)
Pages: 101-114

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Handle: RePEc:eee:ecolec:v:39:y:2001:i:1:p:101-114
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