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  1. Environmental Economics for Watershed Restoration

    Edited by Hale W. Thurston, Matthew T. Heberling, Alyse Schrecongost

    Whether addressing pollution problems or helping protect a specific use, watershed associations are finding that the competition for funds is getting harder. While we can grasp the value of our streams for fishing or kayaking and other services, or their cultural value, or their value to an...

    Published March 6th 2009 by CRC Press

  2. Fiscal Space

    Policy Options for Financing Human Development

    Edited by Rathin Roy, Antoine Heuty

    With the deadline for achieving the 2015 Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) less than a decade away, the uneven progress is raising important questions about the ability of the international community to 'scale up' its efforts to finance the goals. Securing adequate financing for development has...

    Published February 26th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Policy and Strategic Behaviour in Water Resource Management

    Edited by Ariel Dinar, Jose Albiac

    Water resource management throughout the world is a very complicated issue, involving various aspects and dimensions and a well-coordinated set of policies. A well-designed water policy is a multi-faceted concerted intervention, which could be specific to just one set of political and physical...

    Published February 26th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Green Economics

    An Introduction to Theory, Policy and Practice

    By Molly Scott Cato

    The world as we know it needs a new economics. Climate change, financial crisis and out-of-control globalization - all the major problems facing the world have their root in the dominant economic system. The globalised marketplace is the prevailing force in our lives, undermining the real...

    Published December 16th 2008 by Routledge

  5. 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 16th 2008 by Routledge

  6. 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 28th 2008 by Routledge

  7. 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 25th 2008 by Routledge

  8. 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 28th 2008 by Routledge

  9. 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 28th 2008 by Routledge

  10. 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 28th 2008 by Routledge