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Export processing zones and corporate environmental performance in emerging economies: The case of the oil, gas, and chemical sectors of Trinidad and Tobago

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  • Kalim Shah & Jorge Rivera, 2007. "Export processing zones and corporate environmental performance in emerging economies: The case of the oil, gas, and chemical sectors of Trinidad and Tobago," Policy Sciences, Springer;Society of Policy Sciences, vol. 40(4), pages 265-285, December.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:policy:v:40:y:2007:i:4:p:265-285
    DOI: 10.1007/s11077-007-9045-8
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