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  1. Green Inc.

    Guide to Business and the Environment

    By Frances Cairncross

    Frances Cairncross, senior editor of The Economist and author of the best selling Costing the Earth, shows that economic growth does not have to be at the expense of environmental protection. For the poor, growth is essential, to eliminate the threats to health and environmental security that...

    Published March 31st 1995 by Routledge

  2. Valuing Climate Change

    The Economics of the Greenhouse

    By Samuel Fankhauser

    Within only a few years, global warming has emerged from scientific speculation into an environmental threat of worldwide concern. Yet the scientific community remains uncertain as to the long-term trends and effects of climate change, and this uncertainty has been seized on as justification for...

    Published February 28th 1995 by Routledge

  3. Economic Development and the Environment

    A Comparison of Sustainable Development with Conventional Development Economics

    By Raymond F Mikesell

    First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 15th 1995 by Routledge

  4. The North the South and the Environment

    By Vinit Bhaskar

    Edited by Andrew Glyn

    The essays in this study contribute to an analysis of the prospects for the world's economy in the face of environmental constraints. The contributors examine the implications of development in both northern and southern hemispheres, and the extreme differences between rich and poor nations in the...

    Published November 30th 1994 by Routledge

  5. Economic Analysis of Environmental Impacts

    2nd Edition

    By John Dixon, Louise Scura, Richard Carpenter, Paul Sherman

    This revised and updated guide to the environmental economics of development projects demonstrates how the environmental impacts of projects can be translated into monetary values. The theoretical bases are examined, and the techniques themselves given detailed exposition, supported by extensive...

    Published October 31st 1994 by Routledge

  6. Green Budget Reform

    An International Casebook of Leading Practices

    Edited by Robert Gale, Stephan Barg

    This volume explores 25 case studies of fiscal measures that have been adopted successfully by governments in North America and Europe to reduce environmental degradation. Each study lays out the implementation issues and problems faced, and compares the effectiveness of the measure against its...

    Published October 31st 1994 by Routledge

  7. The Economic Value of Biodiversity

    By David Pearce, Dominic Moran

    Biodiversity loss is one of the major resource problems facing the world, and the policy options available are restricted by inappropriate economic tools which fail to capture the value of species and their variety. This study describes in non-technical terms how cost-benefit analysis techniques...

    Published September 30th 1994 by Routledge

  8. Funding Community Initiatives

    By Silvina Arrossi, Felix Bombarolo, Jorge E Hardoy, Diana Mitlin, Luis Perez Coscio, David Satterthwaite

    Despite four decades of development planning, at least one third of the urban population of Africa, Asia and Latin America remains poor. Over 600 million live in 'life and health threatening' homes and neighbourhoods because of poor housing and inadequate or no piped water, sanitation and health...

    Published April 30th 1994 by Routledge

  9. Development Betrayed

    The End of Progress and a Co-Evolutionary Revisioning of the Future

    By Richard B Norgaard

    Modernity promised control over nature through science, material abundance through technology and effective government through rational, social organization. Instead of leading to this promised land it has brought us to the brink of environmental and cultural disaster. Why has there been this gap...

    Published March 16th 1994 by Routledge

  10. The Economics of the Tropical Timber Trade

    By BarBier/Burgess

    There is genuine cause for concern over the excessive exploitation of tropical forest in many regions, but also many misconceptions about the causes and sources of thisexploitation.The Economics of the Tropical Timber Trade provides a detailed analysis of the economic linkages between the trade and...

    Published December 31st 1993 by CRC Press