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Small plants, pollution, and poverty

Susmita Dasgupta

Small plants, pollution, and poverty

new evidence from Brazil and Mexico

by Susmita Dasgupta

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Published by World Bank in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Brazil.,
  • Mexico.
    • Subjects:
    • Pollution -- Brazil.,
    • Pollution -- Mexico.,
    • Small business -- Environmental aspects.,
    • Factories -- Environmental aspects.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesSmall manufacturing plants, pollution, and poverty
      Statementby Susmita Dasgupta, Robert E.B. Lucas, David Wheeler.
      SeriesPolicy research working paper ;, 2029, Policy research working papers ;, 2029.
      ContributionsLucas, Robert E. B., Wheeler, David.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHG3881.5.W57 P63 no. 2029
      The Physical Object
      Pagination21 p. ;
      Number of Pages21
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL96825M
      LC Control Number99209317


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