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Prosperity and sustainable development for Canada

National Round Table on the Environment and the Economy (Canada)

Prosperity and sustainable development for Canada

advice to the Prime Minister

by National Round Table on the Environment and the Economy (Canada)

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Published by National Round Table on the Environment and the Economy in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sustainable development -- Canada

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSustainability : the key to competitiveness in the 21st century.
    Statementwith an introduction by Ronald Doering and David Runnalls.
    SeriesWorking paper = Document de travail (National Round Table on the Environment and the Economy -- 1, Working paper (National Round Table on the Environment and the Economy (Canada)) -- 1.
    ContributionsDoering, Ronald L., Runnals, David., Institute for Research on Public Policy.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination37 p. ;
    Number of Pages37
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15436369M
    LC Control Number97701618
    OCLC/WorldCa36692940

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