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Subsidies, buybacks, and sustainable fisheries


  • Clark, Colin W.
  • Munro, Gordon R.
  • Sumaila, Ussif Rashid


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  • Clark, Colin W. & Munro, Gordon R. & Sumaila, Ussif Rashid, 2005. "Subsidies, buybacks, and sustainable fisheries," Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Elsevier, vol. 50(1), pages 47-58, July.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:jeeman:v:50:y:2005:i:1:p:47-58

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