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Improving the enforcement of environmental policies.

Improving the enforcement of environmental policies.

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Published by OECD in Paris .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesOECD environment monographs -- no8
ContributionsBower, Blair T., Clark, Edwin Hill., Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14353438M

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