Regulating Global Trade and the Environment
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Regulating Global Trade and the Environment by Paul Street

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


  • Business & Economics,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Business/Economics,
  • General,
  • Political Science / General,
  • Business Ethics

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Edition Notes

Routledge Studies in International Business and the World Economy

The Physical Object
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10188171M
ISBN 100415277892
ISBN 109780415277891

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