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Economy and environment in societies in transition

M. K. KliНЎavinК№sh

Economy and environment in societies in transition

case study in Latvia

by M. K. KliНЎavinК№sh

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Published by Latvija Universitāte, Latvijas Zinātn̦u akadēmija in Rīga .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Latvia,
  • Latvia.
    • Subjects:
    • Sustainable development -- Latvia.,
    • Environmental protection -- Latvia.,
    • Latvia -- Economic conditions -- 1991-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 73-78).

      StatementMāris Kl̦avin̦š, Pēteris Cimdin̦š.
      ContributionsCimdin̦š, P.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC340.5.Z9 E55 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination78 p. :
      Number of Pages78
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL615984M
      LC Control Number96213393

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