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  1. Electric Capitalism

    Recolonising Africa on the Power Grid

    Edited by David A. McDonald

    Although Africa is the most under-supplied region of the world for electricity, its economies are utterly dependent on it. There are enormous inequalities in electricity access, with industry receiving abundant supplies of cheap power while more than 80 per cent of the continent's population remain...

    Published December 15th 2008 by Routledge

  2. Climate Change: Financing Global Forests

    The Eliasch Review

    By Johan Eliasch

    An area of forest the size of England is cut down in the tropics each year. Forestry is responsible for a fifth of global carbon emissions - more than the entire world transport sector. Urgent action to tackle the loss of global forests needs to be a central part of any new international agreement...

    Published November 27th 2008 by Routledge

  3. The Emergence of Land Markets in Africa

    "Impacts on Poverty, Equity, and Efficiency"

    Edited by Stein T Holden, Keijiro Otsuka, Frank M Place

    This book is the first systematic attempt to address emerging land markets and their implications for poverty, equity, and efficiency across a number of African countries. The high incidence of poverty and the need for increased agricultural productivity remain acute in rural areas of sub-Saharan...

    Published November 24th 2008 by Routledge

  4. Surviving the Century

    Facing Climate Chaos and Other Global Challenges

    Edited by Herbert Girardet

    Environmental and human catastrophe looms ever larger for planet Earth. Powerful action is required now to turn a deepening global crisis into an unprecedented opportunity for positive change. This book shows how a dramatic transformation of how humans relate to the Earth, and to one another, can...

    Published October 27th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Sustainable Investing

    The Art of Long-Term Performance

    Edited by Cary Krosinsky, Nick Robins

    Series: Environmental Market Insights

    Sustainable Investing is fast becoming the smart way of generating long-term returns. With conventional investors now scrambling to factor in issues such as climate change, this book captures a turning point in the evolution of global finance. Bringing together leading practitioners of Sustainable...

    Published October 27th 2008 by Routledge

  6. The Transformation of Agri-Food Systems

    Globalization, Supply Chains and Smallholder Farmers

    Edited by Ellen B. McCullough, Prabhu L. Pingali, Kostas G. Stamoulis

    'There should be a good market for this book. The topic is very timely and a major theme of the new World Development Report 2008. The editors and contributors are world class.' Derek Byerlee, World Bank 'This is a topic of wide interest and high policy importance. The depth of coverage and...

    Published August 27th 2008 by Routledge

  7. Understanding Sustainability Economics

    Towards Pluralism in Economics

    By Peter Soderbaum

    This highly readable yet challenging book provides a critical examination of the failings of mainstream economics and the resultant environmental problems we are facing. Most importantly, it articulates what an alternative economics for sustainability would look like in both theory and practice....

    Published August 25th 2008 by Routledge

  8. The ISIS Agreement

    How Sustainability Can Improve Organizational Performance and Transform the World

    By Alan AtKisson

    This is the must-have book for leaders in business, organizations and government who are scrambling to get a grip on sustainability while improving performance in the era of climate change. Renowned business and sustainability consultant Alan AtKisson distils decades of wisdom and experience into...

    Published August 20th 2008 by Routledge

  9. Regulating Water and Sanitation for the Poor

    Economic Regulation for Public and Private Partnerships

    Edited by Richard Franceys, Esther Gerlach

    'This excellent book makes a major contribution to the literature on regulation in a pro-poor direction for urban water supply. It is extremely relevant for policy-makers striving to achieve the Millennium Development Goal for halving the share of world's population without access to clean and...

    Published July 31st 2008 by Routledge

  10. Modelling Long-term Scenarios for Low Carbon Societies

    Edited by Neil Strachan, Tim Foxon, Junichi Fujino

    With the ever-increasing impacts of climate change, it is now clear that global society will have to restructure its energy systems in order to decrease carbon emissions. The scenarios under which this transition to low-carbon societies (LCS) could occur would have complex economic, technological,...

    Published June 22nd 2008 by Routledge