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Pollution Across Chinese Provinces

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  • Catherine Yap Co

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  • Fanying Kong
  • Shuanglin Lin

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The environmental Kuznets curve (EKC) hypothesis is revisited using 1987-1995 data for Chinese provinces.

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  • Catherine Yap Co & Fanying Kong & Shuanglin Lin, 2008. "Pollution Across Chinese Provinces," Working Papers id:1693, eSocialSciences.
  • Handle: RePEc:ess:wpaper:id:1693
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    Keywords

    economy; Kuznets curve; Chinese provinces; china; pollution; environmental; hypothesis; data; water pollution; state owned enterprises; government; budget; industrial waste;

    JEL classification:

    • Q53 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Environmental Economics - - - Air Pollution; Water Pollution; Noise; Hazardous Waste; Solid Waste; Recycling
    • O13 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Agriculture; Natural Resources; Environment; Other Primary Products

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