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Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

Series Editor: Nick Hanley

Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics was established in 2001 and has since provided a key port of call for leading research in the field. As well as the core discipline of environmental economics, the remit of the series extends to natural resources, ecological economics, environmental studies and environmental science, with issues explored including energy, permit trading, valuation, taxation and climate change. The series is edited by Nick Hanley of the University of Stirling.

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  1. Is the Environment a Luxury?

    An Inquiry into the relationship between environment and income

    Edited by Silvia Tiezzi, Chiara Martini

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    The purpose of this collection of essays is to shed some light on the complex relationship between environmental quality and the distribution of income. Are the preferences of the poor towards a cleaner environment really different from those of the rich? Environmental economists have...

    Published June 24th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Environmental Policies for Air Pollution and Climate Change in the New Europe

    By Caterina De Lucia

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    The interlinked issues of air pollution and energy policies in an enlarged Europe are currently subjects of major interest in economic, environmental, geography and regional sciences. This interest is understandable given the considerable consequences on human health and on climate change issues at...

    Published June 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Government and the Environment

    The Role of the Modern State in the Face of Global Challenges

    Edited by Laura Castellucci

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    In the today’s global "commercial society" an inquiry into the economic role of government is gaining momentum. Many crucial goods for the wellbeing of a society are not "commercial", national security and clean air are great examples. This means that the economic role of government is not limited...

    Published June 4th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Preference Data for Environmental Valuation

    Combining Revealed and Stated Approaches

    Edited by John Whitehead, Tim Haab, Ju-Chin Huang

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    The monetary valuation of environmental goods and services has evolved from a fringe field of study in the late 1970s and early 1980s to a primary focus of environmental economists over the past decade. Despite its rapid growth, practitioners of valuation techniques often find themselves defending...

    Published May 29th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Future of Helium as a Natural Resource

    Edited by William J. Nuttall, Richard Clarke, Bartek Glowacki

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    The book reveals the changing dynamics of the helium industry on both the supply-side and the demand-side. The helium industry has a long-term future and this important gas will have a role to play for many decades to come. Major new users of helium are expected to enter the market, especially in...

    Published March 27th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Carbon Markets or Climate Finance?

    Low Carbon and Adaptation Investment Choices for the Developing World

    Edited by Axel Michaelowa

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    This book builds on a decade-long experience with mechanisms provided by the Kyoto Protocol and the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change. It discusses the challenges of climate finance in the context of the post-Copenhagen negotiations and provides a long-term outlook of how climate finance in...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Sustainable Energy

    Edited by Klaus D. John, Dirk Rübbelke

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    Rising fuel prices during recent years and the threat of global warming have reinforced public and scientific interest in the issue of sustainable energy, with the term sustainability understood as having economic, environmental and social dimensions. Renewable energy is seen as an effective means...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Entrepreneurship and Management in Forestry and Wood Processing

    Principles of Business Economics and Management Processes

    By Franz Schmithüsen, Bastian Kaiser, Albin Schmidhauser, Stephan Mellinghoff, Karoline Perchthaler, Alfred W. Kammerhofer

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    Forestry has long been in a rather favourable position in offering a valuable raw material source in high demand. However, with rapidly changing end-user demands and cost competitiveness within the forest and wood chain as a whole, the industry is needing to adapt. Explaining entrepreneurial action...

    Published October 15th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Optimal Control of Age-structured Populations in Economy, Demography, and the Environment

    Edited by Raouf Boucekkine, Natali Hritonenko, Yuri Yatsenko

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    This book covers a wide range of topics within mathematical modelling and the optimization of economic, demographic, technological and environmental phenomena. Each chapter is written by experts in their field and represents new advances in modelling theory and practice. These essays are exemplary...

    Published September 8th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Game Theory and Fisheries

    Essays on the Tragedy of Free for All Fishing

    By Ussif Rashid Sumaila

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    Today, there is a growing sense of urgency among fisheries scientists regarding the management of fish stocks, particularly among those who predict the imminent collapse of the fishing industry due to stock depletion. This book takes a game theoretic approach to discussing potential solutions to...

    Published August 20th 2013 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Implementing a US Carbon Tax: Challenges and Debates
    Edited by Ian Parry, Adele Morris, Roberton C Williams III
    To Be Published December 2nd 2014
  2. Climate Change and Forest Resources
    By Brent Sohngen, Robert O. Mendelsohn
    To Be Published March 31st 2015
  3. The Opportunity of Bioelectricity
    By Johan Albrecht
    To Be Published June 1st 2015

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