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  1. Climate-Resilient Development

    Participatory solutions from developing countries

    Edited by Astrid Carrapatoso, Edith Kürzinger

    Series: Routledge Studies in Sustainable Development

    The concept of resilience currently infuses policy debates and public discourse, and is promoted as a normative concept in climate policy making by governments, non-governmental organizations, and think-tanks. This book critically discusses climate-resilient development in the context of current...

    Published June 9th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Fraud and Carbon Markets

    The Carbon Connection

    By Marius-Christian Frunza

    Series: Environmental Market Insights

    The VAT Carousel Fraud has seriously undermined the financial integrity of the European Union Emissions Trading Scheme (EU ETS). This timely book is the first to give an overview of fraud in the carbon market. Written by a former broker, it presents unique material on the carbon fraud mechanics and...

    Published June 9th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Requiem for a Species

    By Clive Hamilton

    This book does not set out once more to raise the alarm to encourage us to take radical measures to head off climate chaos. There have been any number of books and reports in recent years explaining just how dire the future looks and how little time we have left to act. This book is about why we...

    Published June 9th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Fiduciary Law and Responsible Investing

    In Nature’s trust

    By Benjamin J. Richardson

    Series: Routledge Research in Finance and Banking Law

    This book is about fiduciary law’s influence on the financial economy’s environmental performance, focusing on how the law affects responsible investing and considering possible legal reforms to shift financial markets closer towards sustainability. Fiduciary law governs how trustees, fund managers...

    Published June 9th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Teaching for EcoJustice

    Curriculum and Lessons for Secondary and College Classrooms

    By Rita J. Turner

    Teaching for EcoJustice is a unique resource for exploring the social roots of environmental problems in humanities-based educational settings and a curriculum guidebook for putting EcoJustice Education into practice. It provides model curriculum materials that apply the principles of EcoJustice...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Routledge

  6. U.S. Household Consumption, Income, and Demographic Changes

    1975-2025

    By Philip Musgrove

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    The impacts of the two variables of population and income growth on resources and the environment are transmitted through their effects on the demands for goods and services. To enrich our understanding of the impacts of population and income on consumer demand, Philip Musgrove, with the assistance...

    Published June 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  7. Environmental Resources and Applied Welfare Economics

    Essays in Honor of John V. Krutilla

    By V. Kerry Smith

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This book, first published in 1988, provides an overview of the diverse work that was being done in applied and theoretical environmental and resource economics. Some essays reflect upon the background of the work of John Krutilla, one of the founders of Resources for the Future and a leading...

    Published June 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Long-Term Adequacy of World Timber Supply

    By Roger A. Sedjo, Kenneth S. Lyon

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Projecting modest future growth for both prices and harvest levels, this study, first published in 1990, provides theoretical and empirical justification for challenging the conventional wisdom that real timber prices will rise for the indefinite future. The study presents fifty-year projections of...

    Published June 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  9. Water Pollution

    Economics Aspects and Research Needs

    By Allen V. Kneese

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Public agencies and industry will probably spend tens of billions of dollars on new water pollution abatement facilities in the next few decades. Added billions will be spent for the operation of new and existing facilities. How can physical science research reduce the cost of achieving objectives?...

    Published June 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  10. Quality of the Environment

    An Economic Approach to Some Problems in Using Land, Water, and Air

    By Orris C. Herfindahl, Allen V. Kneese

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Contemporary society is dependent on man’s ability to work fundamental changes in the natural environment. In using resources to produce high and rising levels of income, however, effects are often produced that are incidental to the main purpose. This study, first published in 1965, explores some...

    Published June 3rd 2015 by Routledge