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  1. Sustainable Finance and Banking

    The Financial Sector and the Future of the Planet

    By Marcel Jeucken

    Banking and finance play a fundamental role in public policy and economic performance as well as in all forms of commerce and industry. They are crucial in determining whether society - from governments to individual consumers - succeeds in following an environmentally sustainable path. However,...

    Published September 30th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Improving Regulation

    "Cases in Environment, Health, and Safety"

    Edited by Paul S. Professor Fischbeck, R. Scott Professor Farrow

    Is there potential for a U.S. regulatory system that is more efficient and effective? Or is the future likely to involve 'paralysis by analysis'? Improving Regulation considers the challenges faced by the regulatory system as society and technology change, and our knowledge about the effects of our...

    Published August 20th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Superfund's Future

    What Will It Cost

    By Katherine Probst

    Reauthorization of the Superfund law continues to be a major source of controversy among political leaders and environmental activists. Some seek a major overhaul of the statute, arguing that considerable cleanup still needs to be done. Others oppose major changes, asserting that cleanup is almost...

    Published July 11th 2001 by Routledge

  4. The New Economy of Oil

    Impacts on Business, Geopolitics and Society.

    By Norman Selley

    Edited by John Mitchel, Jonathan Stern, Koji Morita

    'The global oil industry is an exceptionally complex one, and its importance to governments, business and society as a whole is immense...The New Economy of Oil aims to set out the challenges and choices ahead, and it makes a fascinating read.' Business News 'John Mitchell, in this excellent book...

    Published April 30th 2001 by Routledge

  5. Greening Trade and Investment

    Environmental Protection Without Protectionism

    By Eric Neumayer

    A comprehensive, critical analysis of the interactions between investment, trade and the environment. It examines the consequences of existing multilateral investment and trade regimes, including the WTO and the MAI for the environment, and asks how they should be reformed to protect it. In doing...

    Published March 31st 2001 by Routledge

  6. Climate Change Economics and Policy

    An RFF Anthology

    Edited by Michael A. Professor Toman

    What are the potential adverse impacts of climate change? How can society determine the amount of protection against climate change that is warranted, given the benefits and costs of various policies? In concise, informative chapters, Climate Economics and Policy considers the key issues involved...

    Published March 6th 2001 by Routledge

  7. The Case Against the Global Economy

    And for a Turn Towards Localization, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Jerry Mander

    The greatest political debate of our time is about the blind rush towards a single global economy, its consequences for jobs, democracy, human well-being and cultural diversity, and its impact on the natural world that sustains us. Its effects will be profound and irreversible, but globalization...

    Published September 30th 2000 by Routledge

  8. Public Policies for Environmental Protection

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Paul Professor Portney, Robert N. Professor Stavins

    The first edition of Public Policies for Environmental Protection contributed significantly to the incorporation of economic analysis in the study of environmental policy. Fully revised to account for changes in the institutional, legal, and regulatory framework of environmental policy, the second...

    Published August 3rd 2000 by Routledge

  9. Dictionary of Environmental Economics

    By Anil Markandya, Renat Perelet, Pamela Mason, Tim Taylor

    A comprehensive dictionary of environmental economics, compiled by leading academics in the field. Each expression or phrase is explained clearly in non-technical language, with references given to its use in the growing literature on the subject area. From abatement to zonal travel cost method (...

    Published July 31st 2000 by Routledge

  10. Biodiversity and Ecological Economics

    Participatory Approaches to Resource Management

    By Luca Tacconi

    It is vital that we adopt interdisciplinary approaches such as ecological economics to gain an understanding of the values that determine human interaction with, and use and abuse of, the environment. This book is a model of applied ecological economics. It presents an accessible introduction to...

    Published July 31st 2000 by Routledge