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Toward a Composite Measure of Green Consumption: An Exploratory Study Using a Korean Sample

  • So-Yun Kim
  • Jungsung Yeo
  • Sang Sohn
  • Jong-Youn Rha


  • Shinae Choi
  • A-young Choi
  • Suhyun Shin
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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Journal of Family and Economic Issues.

    Volume (Year): 33 (2012)
    Issue (Month): 2 (June)
    Pages: 199-214

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:jfamec:v:33:y:2012:i:2:p:199-214
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