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  1. Assigning Liability for Superfund Cleanups

    An Analysis of Policy Options

    By Katherine N. Probst, Paul R. Portney

    While more than 2,700 emergency removals of hazardous materials have taken place under Superfund, implementing the long-term cleanup program has been the object of considerable controversy. One of the most contentious issues is whether the liability standards in the law should be revised. The...

    Published May 31st 1992 by RFF Press

  2. Blueprint 2

    Greening the World Economy

    By David Pearce

    Series: Blueprint Series

    Following 'Blueprint for a Green Economy' (the Pearce Report), David Pearce and his team have turned their attention to global environmental threats. If it makes sense to apply economic analysis to national environmental problems, then it makes even more sense to apply it to world-wide dangers. The...

    Published February 28th 1991 by Routledge

  3. Multiple-Use Management

    The Economics of Public Forestlands

    By Michael D. Bowes, John V. Krutilla

    In this book, Bowes and Krutilla bring together what is known and relevant about valuing the nonmarket services of the public forests and propose a new theoretical framework that allows multiple uses, the biological dynamics of the forest, and the institutional and economic realities of public...

    Published September 30th 1989 by RFF Press

  4. Blueprint 1

    For a Green Economy

    By David Pearce, Anil Markandya, Edward Barbier

    Series: Blueprint Series

    This report has been prepared by the London Environmental Economics Centre (LEEC). LEEC is a joint venture, established in 1988, by the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED) and the department of Economics of University College London (UCL). Popularly known as The Pearce...

    Published August 31st 1989 by Routledge

  5. Using Surveys to Value Public Goods

    The Contingent Valuation Method

    By Robert Cameron Mitchell, Richard T. Carson

    Economists and others have long believed that by balancing the costs of such public goods as air quality and wilderness areas against their benefits, informed policy choices can be made. But the problem of putting a dollar value on cleaner air or water and other goods not sold in the marketplace...

    Published February 28th 1989 by RFF Press

  6. Markets for Federal Water

    Subsidies, Property Rights, and the Bureau of Reclamation

    By Richard W. Wahl

    This book clearly and authoritatively addresses significant issues of water policy in the western United States at a time when the growing scarcity of western water and the role of the Bureau of Reclamation in the allocation of that resource are becoming increasingly urgent issues. In this...

    Published December 31st 1988 by RFF Press

  7. Sustainable Development

    Exploring the Contradictions

    By Michael Redclift

    Argues that environmental problems need to be looked at internationally, in terms of the global economic system, and that the degradation of the environment is not natural', but an historical process which is intrinsically linked and shaped by economic and political systems....

    Published June 17th 1987 by Routledge

  8. The Living Economy

    Edited by Paul Ekins

    First Published in 1986. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 17th 1986 by Routledge

  9. The Economic Value of Water

    By Diana C. Gibbons

    Gibbons examines the water supply problem through five case studies. The problems faced by these regions and the methods suggested to overcome them provide excellent models for the entire United States. The case studies---typically, expanding supplies---but economic efficiency principles lead to...

    Published December 31st 1985 by RFF Press

  10. The Rice Economy of Asia

    By Randolph Barker, Robert W. Herdt, Beth Rose

    To millions of people in the world, rice is the center of existence, especially in Asia, where more than 90 percent of the world's rice is grown. This book is about the trends and changes that have occurred in the Asian rice economy since World War II, but particularly since the introduction of new...

    Published December 31st 1984 by RFF Press