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Towards Sustainable Development in Industry?

Reports from Seven Developing and Transition Economies

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Published by Edward Elgar Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Development economics,
  • Development studies,
  • Industry & Industrial Studies,
  • Sustainability,
  • Industrial policy,
  • Developing countries,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Sustainable development,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Chile,
  • China,
  • Eastern Europe,
  • Pakistan,
  • Tunisia,
  • Turkey,
  • Zimbabwe,
  • Industries,
  • Public Policy - Economic Policy,
  • Development - Economic Development,
  • Environmental aspects

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRalph Andrew Luken (Editor), Paul Hesp (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8949999M
    ISBN 101843764636
    ISBN 109781843764632

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