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Relative and absolute scarcity of nature. Assessing the roles of economics and ecology for biodiversity conservation

  • Baumgartner, Stefan
  • Becker, Christian
  • Faber, Malte
  • Manstetten, Reiner

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Ecological Economics.

Volume (Year): 59 (2006)
Issue (Month): 4 (October)
Pages: 487-498

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Handle: RePEc:eee:ecolec:v:59:y:2006:i:4:p:487-498
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