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  1. 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 October 1st 2000 by Routledge

  2. 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 4th 2000 by Routledge

  3. 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 August 1st 2000 by Routledge

  4. 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 August 1st 2000 by Routledge

  5. The Amenity Value of the Global Climate

    By David Maddison

    This text develops and applies a far-reaching account of the economic value of climate, derived from its amenity value or the benefits which a particular climate provides to the people of that region or country. As climate change moves higher on the economic and political agendas, reliable measures...

    Published August 1st 2000 by Routledge

  6. The Root Causes of Biodiversity Loss

    By Alexander Wood, Pamela Stedman-Edwards, Johanna Mang

    The world is losing species and biodiversity at an unprecedented rate. The causes go deep and the losses are driven by a complex array of social, economic, political and biological factors at different levels. Immediate causes such as over-harvesting, pollution and habitat change have been well...

    Published May 1st 2000 by Routledge

  7. Blueprint Series

    By David Pearce

    The Blueprint series, published in association with the Centre for Social and Economic Research on the Global Environment (CSERGE), addresses the key issues in environmental economics. Launched in 1989 with the seminal Blueprint for a Green Economy, the books have proved useful to policy makers and...

    Published April 1st 2000 by Routledge

  8. Economic Development and Environmental Gain

    European Environmental Integration and Regional Competitiveness

    By Keith Clement

    This volume contains detailed information and assessment of incentives and policy instruments available within Europe to encourage good practice, and of how to achieve environmental gain in regional economic programmes. It describes an appropriate methodology for securing improved environmental...

    Published March 1st 2000 by Routledge

  9. Sustainable Development

    Economics and Environment in the Third World

    By David Pearce, Edward Barbier, Anil Markandya

    Blueprint for a Green Economy put the economics of the environment onto the public agenda. Its authors have now widened the issue by applying the principles of their earlier, ground-breaking work to the tangled issue of sustainable Third World development. They offer a definition of sustainable...

    Published March 1st 2000 by Routledge

  10. Economic Instruments for Environmental Management

    A Worldwide Compendium of Case Studies

    Edited by Jennifer Rietbergen-McCracken, Hussein Abaza

    This volume presents the results of a three-year collaborative effort involving research institutions in Africa, Asia, Europe and Latin America. Case studies demonstrate the diversity of environmental problems to which a variety of economic instruments can be applied - air and water pollution,...

    Published March 1st 2000 by Routledge