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Indicators of Sustainable Development

In: Handbook of Environmental and Resource Economics


  • O.J. Kuik
  • A.J. Gilbert


This major reference book comprises specially commissioned surveys in environmental and resource economics written by an international team of experts. Authoritative yet accessible, each entry provides a state-of-the-art summary of key areas that will be invaluable to researchers, practitioners and advanced students.

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  • O.J. Kuik & A.J. Gilbert, 1999. "Indicators of Sustainable Development," Chapters, in: Jeroen C.J.M. van den Bergh (ed.), Handbook of Environmental and Resource Economics, chapter 49, Edward Elgar Publishing.
  • Handle: RePEc:elg:eechap:801_49

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