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  1. Sustainable Development

    Economics and Environment in the Third World

    By David Pearce, Edward Barbier, Anil Markandya

    Blueprint for a Green Economy put the economics of the environment onto the public agenda. Its authors have now widened the issue by applying the principles of their earlier, ground-breaking work to the tangled issue of sustainable Third World development. They offer a definition of sustainable...

    Published March 1st 2000 by Unknown

  2. Economic Instruments for Environmental Management

    A Worldwide Compendium of Case Studies

    Edited by Jennifer Rietbergen-McCracken, Hussein Abaza

    This volume presents the results of a three-year collaborative effort involving research institutions in Africa, Asia, Europe and Latin America. Case studies demonstrate the diversity of environmental problems to which a variety of economic instruments can be applied - air and water pollution,...

    Published March 1st 2000 by Unknown

  3. Ecological Economics

    Political Economics for Social and Environmental Development

    By Peter Soderbaum

    Ecological economics seeks to socially construct a political economics which will deal successfully with environmental problems and make the individual more visible in economic analysis. The author describes the principles, strategies and instruments of social change for key players - governmental...

    Published March 1st 2000 by Unknown

  4. Environmental Valuation

    A Worldwide Compendium of Case Studies

    Edited by Jennifer Rietbergen-McCracken, Hussein Abaza

    This companion volume to Economic Instruments for Environmental Management presents essential information on the applications of economic valuation to environment and development. It draws on a three-year collaborative effort by research institutions around the world. Authoritative studies review...

    Published March 1st 2000 by Unknown

  5. Handbook of Ecosystem Theories and Management

    Edited by Felix Muller

    Series: Environmental & Ecological (Math) Modeling

    As part of the Environmental and Ecological Modeling Handbooks series, the Handbook of Ecosystem Theories and Management provides a comprehensive overview of ecosystem theory and the tools - ecological engineering, ecological modeling, ecotoxicology and ecological economics -to manage these...

    Published February 10th 2000 by CRC Press

  6. Blueprint 6

    For a Sustainable Economy

    By David Pearce, Edward B. Barbier

    Series: Blueprint Series

    Ten years ago, Blueprint for a Green Economy made front-page news. Its central message, that environmental problems have their roots in economic 'failures', served to change the direction of environmental policy. The goal of sustainable development was seen to be illusory unless an economic...

    Published February 1st 2000 by Routledge

  7. Privileged Goods

    Commoditization and Its Impact on Environment and Society

    By Jack P. Manno

    Series: Ecological Economics

    What are the obstacles in the way of effectively solving the environmental crises of our time? What can we do to overcome them? These may be two of the most important questions heading into the 21st century. Organized human societies have the ability to completely change the world. While we have...

    Published October 25th 1999 by CRC Press

  8. Fish Markets and Fishermen

    The Economics of Overfishing

    By Suzanne Iudicello, Michael Weber, Robert Wieland

    'Part primer, part field report, part textbook, this is an intelligent synthesis pulled together by people who have paid their dues on the front lines of marine conservation.' Carl Safina, Ph.D, author of Song for the Blue Ocean An account of one of the world's crucial resource issues. The authors...

    Published October 1st 1999 by Routledge

  9. Trade Investment and the Environment

    By Halina Ward

    Edited by Duncan Brack

    Series: Trade and Environment Series

    A discussion on the future of trade, investment and the environment. It sets out the trade, investment and environment agenda in the run-up to the Millennium Round of trade negotiations. Topics covered include: building markets for sustainable trade; environmental regulation; finance and...

    Published October 1st 1999 by Routledge

  10. Cool Companies

    How the Best Businesses Boost Profits and Productivity by Cutting Greenhouse Gas Emmissions

    By Joseph J. Romm

    'Cool Companies' turns on its head the idea that measures to avert global warming and climate change will pile massive costs on to the industrial sector. It shows how the smartest companies have been able to make money through the improvements that reduce their greenhouse gas emissions. Industry...

    Published August 1st 1999 by Routledge