Includes bibliographical references (p. 317-326) and index
|Statement||edited by John Loomis, Gloria Helfand|
|Series||The economics of non-market goods and resources -- v. 1|
|Contributions||Helfand, Gloria E|
|LC Classifications||GE170 .E57669 2001|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 329 p. :|
|Number of Pages||329|
|LC Control Number||2001045951|
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