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US Specialization in Pollution-Intensive Industries: Factor Intensities versus Environmental Regulations

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  • M A Cole & R J R Elliott & K Shimamoto, 2003. "US Specialization in Pollution-Intensive Industries: Factor Intensities versus Environmental Regulations," Economics Discussion Paper Series 0321, Economics, The University of Manchester.
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