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Published by Nationalekonomiska institutionen Handelshögskolan vid Göteborgs universitet in [Gothenburg .
Written in English



  • Chile,
  • Santiago.,
  • Santiago


  • Air quality management -- Economic aspects -- Chile -- Santiago.,
  • Air quality management -- Chile -- Santiago -- Econometric models.

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StatementJorge Rogat.
SeriesEkonomiska studier utgivna av Nationalekonomiska institutionen Handelshögskolan vid Göteborgs universitet ;, 78, Ekonomiska studier utgivna av Nationalekonomiska institutionen vid Göteborgs universitet ;, 78.
LC ClassificationsHC193.S23 R63 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination113 p. :
Number of Pages113
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL438869M
ISBN 109188514366
LC Control Number98149225

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