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Intergenerational discounting: a new intuitive approach

  • Sumaila, Ussif R.
  • Walters, Carl

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Ecological Economics.

Volume (Year): 52 (2005)
Issue (Month): 2 (January)
Pages: 135-142

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Handle: RePEc:eee:ecolec:v:52:y:2005:i:2:p:135-142
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