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Resource curse: An analysis of causes, experiences and possible ways forward

  • Stevens, Paul
  • Dietsche, Evelyn
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Energy Policy.

    Volume (Year): 36 (2008)
    Issue (Month): 1 (January)
    Pages: 56-65

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:enepol:v:36:y:2008:i:1:p:56-65
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