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  1. The Earthscan Reader on International Trade and Sustainable Development

    By Kevin P. Gallagher, Jacob Werksman

    Series: Earthscan Reader Series

    Globalization and increasing international trade are becoming a fact of life, bringing increasing tensions and conflicts over their impacts on societies, livelihoods and the environment. The impacts are felt in industrialized countries but are often most harsh in developing economies. The growing...

    Published May 31st 2002 by Routledge

  2. A Thousand Shades of Green

    Sustainable Strategies for Competitive Advantage

    By Peter Winsemius, Ulrich Guntram

    'What does it mean for the environment?' is a strategic corollary of almost any significant business decision today, and companies must take seriously their responsibilities to regulators, customers, employees and the wider society. A Thousand Shades of Green is aimed at business leaders in need of...

    Published April 30th 2002 by Routledge

  3. Alternating Currents

    Electricity Markets and Public Policy

    By Timothy J. Brennan, Karen L. Palmer, Salvador A. Martinez

    Many states within the U.S., and many countries across the world, are opening their electicity markets to competition. Many others are uncertain about their plans. These differences emphasize the complexities involved in the technology and regulatory structure of the electricity industry--an...

    Published March 10th 2002 by RFF Press

  4. Economic Change Governance and Natural Resource Wealth

    The Political Economy of Change in Southern Africa

    By David Reed

    This volume analyzes the ways in which natural resource wealth has shaped authoritarian political regimes and statist economic systems in the countries of southern Africa in the post-colonial period. It consists of five essays. The first sets out the historical framework and emergence of natural...

    Published December 31st 2001 by Routledge

  5. Climate Change and Power

    Economic Instruments for European Electricity

    Edited by Christiaan Vrolijk

    'This book provides an essential guide to the challenges facing the power sector, but is equally enlightening to other industrial emitters, policy-makers and non-governmental organizations.' Charles Nicholson, Group Senior Advisor, BP The electricity industry is one of the main contributors of...

    Published September 30th 2001 by Routledge

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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