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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English


  • Emissions trading -- Law and legislation,
  • Carbon offsetting -- Law and legislation

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by David Freestone and Charlotte Streck.
ContributionsFreestone, David., Streck, Charlotte.
LC ClassificationsK3593.5 C37 L44 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationlvii, 657 p. :
Number of Pages657
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24032627M
ISBN 100199565937
ISBN 109780199565931
LC Control Number2009028806

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