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Incentive-Based Approaches for Mitigating Greenhouse Gas Emissions: Issues and Prospects for India


  • Shreekant Gupta

    (Delhi School of Economics)


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  • Shreekant Gupta, 2000. "Incentive-Based Approaches for Mitigating Greenhouse Gas Emissions: Issues and Prospects for India," Working papers 85, Centre for Development Economics, Delhi School of Economics.
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    • Q2 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Renewable Resources and Conservation


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