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  1. Social-Environmental Planning

    The Design Interface Between Everyforest and Everycity

    By Chris Maser

    Series: Social Environmental Sustainability

    With the environment, climate change, and global warming taking center stage in the national debate, the issues seem insurmountable and certainly unsolvable at the local level. Written by Chris Maser, international consultant on forest ecology, sustainable forestry practices, and sustainable...

    Published September 22nd 2009 by CRC Press

  2. Environmental Economics, Experimental Methods

    By Todd L. Cherry, Stephan Kroll, Jason F. Shogren

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    The experimental method is one commonly applied to issues of environmental economics; this book brings together 63 leading researchers in the area and their latest work exploring the behavioural underpinnings of experimental environmental economics. The essays in this volume will be...

    Published September 18th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Game Theory and Policy Making in Natural Resources and the Environment

    Edited by Ariel Dinar, José Albiac, Joaquín Sánchez-Soriano

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

    Game Theory has become one of the main analytical tools for addressing strategic issues in the field of economics and is increasing its influence in other fields of social sciences. With the increased level of extraction of natural resources and pollution of environments, game theory gains its...

    Published September 18th 2009 by Routledge

  4. The New Economics

    A Bigger Picture

    By Andrew Simms, David Boyle

    Economics sometimes seems to be stacked against social, environmental and individual well-being. But it doesn't have to be like this. A new approach to economics - deriving as much from Ruskin and Schumacher as from Keynes or Smith - has begun to emerge. Skeptical about money as a measure of...

    Published September 16th 2009 by Routledge

  5. An Introduction to the Human Development and Capability Approach

    Freedom and Agency

    Edited by Severine Deneulin, Lila Shahani

    Aimed at undergraduates and post-graduates in the social sciences, as well as development practitioners, this textbook provides an introduction to the human development and capability approach; it also clarifies key concepts and fosters debate on a number of critical issues. The book offers new...

    Published August 28th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Building Prosperity

    Housing and Economic Development

    By Anna Tibaijuka

    This book is a much-needed account, with numerous detailed examples, of the role of housing in economic growth and development by an author in a unique position to understand its importance and the practical measures for delivering that growth. While the linkages between housing and the...

    Published August 21st 2009 by Routledge

  7. The Biofuel Delusion

    The Fallacy of Large Scale Agro-Biofuels Production

    By Mario Giampietro, Kozo Mayumi

    Faced with the twin threats of peak oil and climate change, many governments have turned for an answer to the apparent panacea of biofuels. Yet, increasingly, the progressive implementation of this solution demonstrates that the promise of biofuels as a replacement to fossil fuels is in fact a...

    Published August 21st 2009 by Routledge

  8. Energy from the Desert - 2 Volume Set

    Edited by Kosuke Kurokawa

    The world's deserts are sufficiently large that, in theory, covering a fraction of their landmass with PV systems could generate many times the current primary global energy supply. The third book in the Energy from the Desert series examines the socio-economic, environmental and financial issues...

    Published August 21st 2009 by Routledge

  9. Linking Emissions Trading Schemes

    By Andreas Tuerk

    A growing number of GHG emissions trading schemes are being implemented at regional or national levels. However, even as the number of different schemes grows, few linkages exist between them. Major cap-and-trade proposals are currently at important stages in their development, especially in the...

    Published August 5th 2009 by Routledge

  10. Reforming Regulatory Impact Analysis

    Edited by Winston Harrington, Lisa Heinzerling, Richard D Morgenstern

    Over the past decades, considerable debate has emerged surrounding the use of cost-benefit analysis (CBA) to analyze and make recommendations for environmental and safety regulations. Critics argue that CBA forces values on unquantifiable factors, that it does not adequately measure benefits across...

    Published July 1st 2009 by Routledge