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  1. Capitalism As If the World Matters

    By Jonathon Porritt

    As our great economic machine grinds relentlessly forward into a future of declining fossil fuel supplies, climate change and ecosystem failure, governments are at long last beginning to question the very structure of the global economy. In this fresh, politically charged analysis, Jonathon Porritt...

    Published September 30th 2005 by Routledge

  2. Trading in Genes

    Development Perspectives on Biotechnology, Trade and Sustainability

    By Vicente Sanchez

    Edited by Ricardo Melendez-Ortiz

    Few scientific developments have given rise to as much controversy as biotechnology. Numerous groups are united in their opposition, expressing concern over environmental and health risks, impacts on rural livelihoods, the economic dominance of multinational companies and the ethical implications...

    Published August 31st 2005 by Routledge

  3. The EU Emissions Trading Scheme

    By Sonja Butzengeiger

    Edited by Axel Michaelowa, Germany

    Series: Climate Policy Series

    This special issue of the Climate Policy journal outlines the fundamentals of the new European Emissions Trading Scheme (EU ETS), assesses the strategies for and impact of implementation and highlights the scheme's potential, including positive aspects and remaining hurdles. The EU Emission...

    Published August 31st 2005 by Routledge

  4. Scarcity and Growth Revisited

    Natural Resources and the Environment in the New Millenium

    Edited by R. David Professor Simpson, Michael A. Professor Toman, Robert U. Professor Ayres

    In this volume, a group of distinguished international scholars provides a fresh investigation of the most fundamental issues involved in our dependence on natural resources. In Scarcity and Growth (RFF, 1963) and Scarcity and Growth Reconsidered (RFF, 1979), researchers considered the long-term...

    Published August 2nd 2005 by Routledge

  5. Economics for Collaborative Environmental Management

    Renegotiating the Commons

    By Graham Marshall

    'Marshall has re-grafted economics to the philosophical roots of collaborative environmental management, given stakeholders a pragmatic economics for 'bottom-up' conflict resolution and eliminated the need for 'top-down' economic experts. Beautifully reasoned and wonderfully practical!' RICHARD B....

    Published July 31st 2005 by Routledge

  6. Fuelling War

    Natural Resources and Armed Conflicts

    By Philippe Le Billon

    Series: Adelphi series

    A generous endowment of natural resources should favour rapid economic and social development. The experience of countries like Angola and Iraq, however, suggests that resource wealth often proves a curse rather than a blessing. Billions of dollars from resource exploitation benefit repressive...

    Published June 12th 2005 by Routledge

  7. UN Millennium Development Library: Innovation

    Applying Knowledge in Development

    By UN Millennium Project

    The Millennium Development Goals, adopted at the UN Millennium Summit in 2000, are the world's targets for dramatically reducing extreme poverty in its many dimensions by 2015?income poverty, hunger, disease, exclusion, lack of infrastructure and shelter?while promoting gender equality, education,...

    Published May 31st 2005 by Routledge

  8. UN Millennium Development Library: Trade in Development

    By UN Millennium Project

    The Millennium Development Goals, adopted at the UN Millennium Summit in 2000, are the world's targets for dramatically reducing extreme poverty in its many dimensions by 2015?income poverty, hunger, disease, exclusion, lack of infrastructure and shelter?while promoting gender equality, education,...

    Published May 31st 2005 by Routledge

  9. UN Millennium Development Library: Investing in Development

    A Practical Plan to Achieve the Millennium Development Goals

    By Jeffrey D. Sachs, The UN Millennium Project

    The Millennium Development Goals, adopted at the UN Millennium Summit in 2000, are the world's targets for dramatically reducing extreme poverty in its many dimensions by 2015 income poverty, hunger, disease, exclusion, lack of infrastructure and shelter?while promoting gender equality, education,...

    Published May 31st 2005 by Routledge

  10. Infrastructures of Consumption

    Environmental Innovation in the Utility Industries

    By Bas Van Vliet, Heather Chappells, Elizabeth Shove

    For many years, a uniform and uncontested picture of utility system organization has endured across Europe. Provider and consumer roles have been largely taken for granted, and consumers have had little choice but to use the infrastructure of the only network provider available. Recent...

    Published May 2nd 2005 by Routledge