Evolution, time, production, and the environment by M. Faber

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Published by Springer-Verlag in Berlin, New York .

Written in English

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  • Economic development -- Environmental aspects.,
  • Evolution.,
  • Time and economic reactions.,
  • Production (Economic theory)

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p.225) and index.

Book details

StatementMalte Faber, John L.R. Proops.
ContributionsProops, J. L. R.
LC ClassificationsHD75.6
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21842543M
ISBN 103540526080, 0387526080

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