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Economic Valuation of Natural Resources

Issues, Theory, and Applications (Social Behavior and Natural Resources Series)

by Rebecca L. Johnson

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Westview Pr (Short Disc) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic theory & philosophy,
  • The Environment,
  • Valuation,
  • Economics Of Natural Resources (General),
  • Business/Economics,
  • Management,
  • Natural resources,
  • Recreation

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGary V. Johnson (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8024602M
    ISBN 100813378389
    ISBN 109780813378381

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