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  1. Paradise Lost

    The ecological economics of biodiversity

    By Edward Barbier, Joanne Burgess, Carl Folke

    Our wellbeing-even our existence-depends on ecological systems and biological diversity. Ecologists and economists alike recognise that loss of biodiversity is one of the most serious problems the world faces yet their narrow, conventional approaches often fail to grasp all the implications of the...

    Published October 1st 2009 by Routledge

  2. Valuing the Environment

    Six case studies

    Edited by Jean-Phillipe Barde, David W. Pearce

    The 'Pearce Report', Blueprint for a Green Economy, puts the role which monetary evaluation of environmental costs and benefit. can play firmly into the public eye. This book goes further and looks at six countries where such evaluation techniques are applied and at the obstacles to their further...

    Published October 1st 2009 by Routledge

  3. Forests: Market and Intervention Failures

    Five case studies

    By Soren Wibe, Tom Jones

    Series: Environmental and Resource Economics Set

    The economic value of forest. has long been recognized, but the ways in which that value is calculated and the management policies adopted in consequence have all too often resulted in overuse and irreversible destruction. This is spectacularly obvious around the Mediterranean basin, but it is also...

    Published October 1st 2009 by Routledge

  4. Guests of the Nation

    People of Ireland versus the multinationals

    By Robert Allen, Tara Jones

    Series: Environmental and Resource Economics Set

    The Ireland of the romantic past with it. thatched cottage., rural traditions and literary grace has changed beyond all recognition in the last twenty-five years. It is still one of the least polluted countries in the northern hemisphere, but only just. That, too, could change dramatically in the...

    Published October 1st 2009 by Routledge

  5. Environmental and Resource Economics Set

    By Various

    Series: Earthscan Library Collection

    Capturing the economic value of natural resources has become an integral part of their successful management and conservation. The Environmental and Resource Economics Set contains seminal texts covering a range of ecosystems and valuation methods. In the last two decades, environmental threats and...

    Published October 1st 2009 by Routledge

  6. Earthscan Library Collection

    By Various

    In the last two decades, environmental threats and the challenge of sustainability have moved to the very centre of political, business and, increasingly, personal agendas. The Earthscan Library Collection has been created to bring back into print the seminal texts in sustainability from the past&...

    Published October 1st 2009 by Routledge

  7. The British Electricity Experiment

    Privatization: the record, the issues, the lessons

    By John Surrey

    Series: Energy and Infrastructure Set

    In 1990, energy in the UK underwent a unique and fundamental transformation, with the privatization of the electricity supply industry. This is the first book to fully assess the experiment. It first explains how – and why – the British electricity supply industry was privatized. It then...

    Published October 1st 2009 by Routledge

  8. Economics of Dryland Management

    By John A. Dixon, David E. James, Paul B. Sherman

    Series: Environmental and Resource Economics Set

    We have always had land in which the agricultural productivity is limited because there is not enough moisture. Systems of farming and burning often degrade dryland further until it is desert. Today, however, the problem is becoming much more serious. Over 20 per cent of the world's population...

    Published October 1st 2009 by Routledge

  9. 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

  10. 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