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Discounting climate change

  • Partha Dasgupta


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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Journal of Risk and Uncertainty.

    Volume (Year): 37 (2008)
    Issue (Month): 2 (December)
    Pages: 141-169

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:jrisku:v:37:y:2008:i:2:p:141-169
    DOI: 10.1007/s11166-008-9049-6
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