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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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21-30 of 48 results in Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics
  1. Economic Growth and Environmental Regulation

    The People's Republic of China's Path to a Brighter Future

    Edited by Timothy Swanson, Tun Lin

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    This volume assembles a group of eminent scholars to look at the problem of growth and environment from the perspective of environmental regulation. The questions addressed are: How does economic growth interact with regulation, and what are the best approaches to regulation in use today? The...

    Published May 10th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Valuation of Regulating Services of Ecosystems

    Methodology and Applications

    Edited by Pushpam Kumar, Michael D. Wood

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    Policy and management decisions are often made on financial grounds. However, the economic value of the benefits that people derive from ecosystems, that is, ecosystem services, may not be fully recognised and hence ecosystem considerations may not be incorporated adequately into decision-making...

    Published April 16th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Environmental Efficiency, Innovation and Economic Performances

    Edited by Anna Montini, Massimiliano Mazzanti

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    Eco-innovation is becoming a conceptual reference point for many regional and international public policies and management strategies. This field of research has been focusing on how environmental innovation is particularly related to the intensity of emissions and economic performance. There are...

    Published March 29th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Participation in Environmental Organizations

    By Benno Torgler, Maria A. Garcia-Valiñas, Alison Macintyre

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    For decades, social scientists have searched for factors that shape pro-environmentalbehaviour. However, only a few studies have investigated the causes andconsequences of participation in environmental organizations. This book fills the gap by analysing in detail the determinants of environmental...

    Published March 20th 2012 by Routledge

  5. The Role of Science for Conservation

    Edited by Matthias Wolff, Mark Gardener

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    The book integrates the knowledge and reflections of thirty scientists, of which many have dedicated a substantial part of their professional life to the Galapagos archipelago, to the conservation of its biodiversity and to the sustainable management of its resources. The book can be...

    Published February 9th 2012 by Routledge

  6. The Cooperation Challenge of Economics and the Protection of Water Supplies

    A Case Study of the New York City Watershed Collaboration

    By Joan Hoffman

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    How can we build the institutions that will promote the cooperation needed to meet our intertwined environmental and economic needs? Efforts to meet these twin goals in New York City’s watershed collaborations offer some guidance. The experience provides lessons in addressing scattered sources of...

    Published December 15th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Environmental Amenities and Regional Economic Development

    Edited by Todd L. Cherry, Dan Rickman

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    Economic development and the environment are presumed to be in conflict, but the latter part of the twentieth century experienced a series of economic changes that increasingly questioned this view. Economic activity became more footloose and the ability to attract productive labor became a...

    Published December 15th 2011 by Routledge

  8. New Perspectives on Agri-environmental Policies

    A multidisciplinary and transatlantic approach

    Edited by Stephan J Goetz, Floor Brouwer

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    Significant advances have occurred in recent years in Europe and in North America in addressing agri-environmental policies. Land use issues tend to be more pressing in Europe than in the US as a whole because of different spatial exigencies. Because these advances have taken place within...

    Published December 15th 2011 by Routledge

  9. The Use of Economic Valuation in Environmental Policy

    Providing Research Support for the Implementation of EU Water Policy Under Aquastress

    Edited by Phoebe Koundouri

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    This book aims to show that economics in general and non-market valuation methods in particular, together with participatory and engineering tools, can facilitate the design and implementation of the different European policies in relation to mitigation of water stress. The results presented in...

    Published December 15th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Waste and Environmental Policy

    Edited by Massimiliano Mazzanti, Anna Montini

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    This research deals with the increasingly complex issues of waste generation, waste management and waste disposal that in less developed industrialised countries present diverse but critical concerns. It takes a socio-economic and policy-oriented perspective and provides empirical evidence at EU...

    Published December 2nd 2011 by Routledge