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Industrialists hand in hand with environmentalists: how eco-labeling schemes can help firms to raise rivals’ costs

  • Gilles Grolleau


  • Lisette Ibanez


  • Naoufel Mzoughi


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Article provided by Springer in its journal European Journal of Law and Economics.

Volume (Year): 24 (2007)
Issue (Month): 3 (December)
Pages: 215-236

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Handle: RePEc:kap:ejlwec:v:24:y:2007:i:3:p:215-236
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