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The Impact of Climate Change on Regional Systems

A Comprehensive Analysis of California (New Horizons in Environmental Economics)

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Published by Edward Elgar Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental economics,
  • Global warming,
  • Nature,
  • Cllimatic changes,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • California,
  • Weather,
  • Climatic changes,
  • Environmental aspects,
  • Environmental management,
  • Risk assessment

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJoel B. Smith (Editor), Robert O. Mendelsohn (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8959670M
    ISBN 101845427475
    ISBN 109781845427474

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