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MJ
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posted 08 January 2002 12:34 PM      Profile for MJ     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post  Reply With Quote 
...in order to include the costs of environmental damage.

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There is an urgent need to develop mutually compatible economic, social and environmental goals and policies across the three-country region, the report says. This includes revising GDP and other indicators of economic progress to better measure the true costs of development.

A short article is here.

The website is here, along with a link to the report here.

[ January 08, 2002: Message edited by: MJ ]


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