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  1. Seed Trade in Rural Markets

    Implications for Crop Diversity and Agricultural Development

    By C. Leigh Anderson

    Edited by Leslie Lipper, Timothy J. Dalton

    Markets have been found to be an increasingly important source of the seeds of crops and varieties low income farmers need to improve their livelihoods, encompassing both the formal and informal seed sector. Markets also have major impacts on agricultural biodiversity, by affecting farmers' choice...

    Published November 27th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Human Ecology Economics

    A New Framework for Global Sustainability

    Edited by Roy E. Allen

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    This book presents ‘human ecology economics’ as a new and more comprehensive interdisciplinary framework for understanding ‘world conditions and human systems’. This book helps economists rethink the boundaries and methods of their discipline - so that they can participate more fully in debates...

    Published November 24th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Drivers of Environmental Change in Uplands

    By Aletta Bonn, Tim Allott, Klaus Hubacek, Jon Stewart

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

    The uplands are a crucial source of ecosystem services, such as water provision, carbon retention, maintenance of biodiversity, provision of recreation value and cultural heritage. This puts them in the focus of both environmental and social scientists as well as practitioners and land managers.....

    Published November 9th 2009 by Routledge

  4. An Introduction to Climate Change Economics and Policy

    By Felix R. FitzRoy, Felix R. FitzRoy, Elissaios Papyrakis, Elissaios Papyrakis

    Series: Routledge Textbooks in Environmental and Agricultural Economics

    Interest in climate change has generated a mountain of literature leaving many floundering in the sheer flood of information, commentary, claims and initiatives. This highly accessible book assumes no prior knowledge and cuts through the confusion to explain the key economic and policy issues...

    Published October 23rd 2009 by Routledge

  5. Powering the Green Economy

    The Feed-in Tariff Handbook

    By Miguel Mendonca, David Jacobs, Benjamin K. Sovacool

    Effective policy is vital for creating greener economies, new jobs and industries, for securing energy supplies and for protecting the climate and environment. As renewable energy is fundamental to achieving all of these objectives, it too needs the best possible policy to drive it. Feed-in tariffs...

    Published October 23rd 2009 by Routledge

  6. Applied Risk Management in Agriculture

    Edited by Dana L. Hoag

    Defining the fundamentals of building a risk management plan, Applied Risk Management in Agriculture uses strategic management to organize the process of risk management. A time-tested procedure inside and outside the business community, this technique provides an ideal platform for organizing risk...

    Published October 20th 2009 by CRC Press

  7. The Economical Environmentalist

    My Attempt to Live a Low-Carbon Life and What it Cost

    By Prashant Vaze

    Reducing your carbon emissions in an economic down-turn can be challenging, but saving the planet doesn't have to cost you more. Tough economic times need not relegate concerns for the planet to the back burner. The author is an environmental economist trying to live a low-carbon life in London....

    Published October 14th 2009 by Routledge

  8. International Support for Domestic Climate Policies in Developing Countries

    By Karstan Neuhoff

    This volume examines how international cooperation can support implementation of domestic climate policies in developing countries. Six case studies explore the domestic drivers and barriers for policies with climate (co-)benefits in developing countries and show that international support can help...

    Published October 7th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Wetlands: Market and Intervention Failures

    Four case studies

    By Kerry Turner, Tom Jones

    Series: Environmental and Resource Economics Set

    Wetlands are vital and valuable resources, both as rich and unique wildlife habitats, and for the functions they fulfil - providing flood and sediment control and coastal protection, as carbon sinks and pollution buffers, for their role in storing and recycling nutrients, as well as for their...

    Published October 1st 2009 by Routledge

  10. Trading with the Environment

    Ecology, economics, institutions and policy

    By Thomas Andersson, Carl Folke, Stefan Nystrom

    Should there be firmer restrictions on trade, with more policies aimed at protecting its environmental impacts, or would the environment benefit most from unrestricted free trade? Do importing countries have a responsibility only to their local ecosystems, or are they also responsible for...

    Published October 1st 2009 by Routledge