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The economics of air pollution in China : achieving better and cleaner growth / Ma Jun ; translated from the Chinese by Bernard Cleary ; edited in English by Damien Ma.

Author:
Ma, Jun, 1964- [Browse]
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Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : Columbia University Press, [2016]
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Suffocating smog regularly envelops Chinese metropolises from Beijing to Shanghai, clouding the future prospect of China's growth sustainability. Air pollutants do not discriminate between the rich and the poor, the politician and the #x93;average Joe." They put everyone's health and economic prosperity at risk, creating future costs that are difficult to calculate. Yet many people, including some in China, are concerned that addressing environmental challenges will jeopardize economic growth. In The Economics of Air Pollution in China, leading Chinese economist Ma Jun makes the case that the trad.
Notes:
  • Originally published in Beijing in 2014 as: PM2.5 : jian pai de jing ji zheng ce.
  • Includes index.
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ISBN:
  • 9780231541893 ((electronic bk.))
  • 0231541899 ((electronic bk.))
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