A Test of Pollution Haven Hypothesis: Case of Turkey



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Citation Formats
E. Akbostancı Özkazanç, G. İ. Tunç, and S. Aşık, “A Test of Pollution Haven Hypothesis: Case of Turkey,” presented at the ERC METU International Conference in Economics, Ankara, Türkiye, 2003, Accessed: 00, 2021. [Online]. Available: https://hdl.handle.net/11511/89377.