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Living in a material world : the commodity connection

Author: Kevin Morrison
Publisher: Chichester, England ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley, ©2008.
Series: Wiley finance series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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At a time when the world is grappling with rising food and energy prices and climate change, Living in a Material World provides an insight into some of the contributing factors behind these challenges. The emergence of new consumers in China, India, Russia and the Middle East has added formidable competition to the natural resources that have been taken for granted in the developed world. Everything we consume  Read more...
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Morrison, Kevin, 1964-
Living in a material world.
Chichester, England ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley, ©2008
(DLC) 2008019028
(OCoLC)227570912
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin Morrison
ISBN: 9781119208389 1119208386 9780470697450 0470697458 1282026348 9781282026346
OCLC Number: 313750435
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (300 pages).
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Living in a Material World; Contents; Introduction; 1. Energy; 2. Agriculture; 3. Climate; 4. Metals; 5. Traders; References; Index.
Series Title: Wiley finance series.
Responsibility: Kevin Morrison.

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