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Evolutionary policies for sustainable development: adaptive flexibility and risk minimising

  • Rammel, Christian
  • van den Bergh, Jeroen C. J. M.

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Ecological Economics.

Volume (Year): 47 (2003)
Issue (Month): 2-3 (December)
Pages: 121-133

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