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Environmental economics books

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Sustainability and Integrated Reporting by Charl  De (Graduate School of Management, University of Auckland, New Zealand) Villiers, Warren (School of Accountancy, Maroun Sustainability and Integrated Reporting
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Sustainability Reporting and Integrated Reporting deal with organizations' articulation and disclosure of their social and environmental impact on various groups in society. There is increasingly an understanding that financial information does not sufficiently discharge organizational accountability to members of society...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/11/2017

Resource Constraints and Global Growth Evidence from the Financial Sector by Efundem Agboraw, Aled Jones Resource Constraints and Global Growth Evidence from the Financial Sector
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With substantial risks arising from resource constraints on global growth, serious questions are being posed about how a scarcity of finite resources may impact global social and political fragility.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

Optimal Economic Growth with Exhaustible Resources by Prem C. Garg Optimal Economic Growth with Exhaustible Resources

Originally published in 1979. For decades conservationists have argued that increasing population will eventually out-strip the limited natural resources of the earth. Economists have responded by saying that any resource scarcity will be forestalled by changes in tastes and technology,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/10/2017

Pollution Control and the Pattern of Trade Germany and the United States by Sezai Demiral Pollution Control and the Pattern of Trade Germany and the United States

This title, first published in 1990, is intended to assess the impact of national environmental control policies on international trade and competitiveness in general, and, in particular, the impact of differential environmental control policies on the international trade and competiveness...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/10/2017

The World Mining Industry Investment Strategy and Public Policy by Raymond F. Mikesell, John W. Whitney The World Mining Industry Investment Strategy and Public Policy
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Originally published in 1987. A powerful combination of the authors' research and practical experience underpin this book's treatment of management and financial strategy in the world mining industry. In contrast with highly theoretical economic treatises on the extractive industries, this...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/10/2017

Routledge Library Editions: Environmental and Natural Resource Economics by Routledge Library Editions: Environmental and Natural Resource Economics

The volumes in this set, originally published between 1972 and 2000, draw together research by leading academics in the area of environmental and natural resource economics, and provide a rigorous examination of related key issues. The volumes examine pollution control...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/10/2017

Landscape Economics by Colin Price Landscape Economics

This revised and expanded edition of Colin Price's seminal publication provides a richly comprehensive and up-to-date coverage of landscape economics, a subject which has until now been addressed only in limited aspects. Although much of the book's discussion is based...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/10/2017

A Forward-Backward SDEs Approach to Pricing in Carbon Markets by Jean-Francois Chassagneux, Hinesh Chotai, Mirabelle Muuls A Forward-Backward SDEs Approach to Pricing in Carbon Markets
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In Mathematical Finance, the authors consider a mathematical model for the pricing of emissions permits.
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/10/2017

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Feminist Political Ecology and the Economics of Care by Christine Bauhardt Feminist Political Ecology and the Economics of Care


Format: Hardback - Released: 22/11/2017

Environmental Regulations and Innovation in Advanced Automobile Technologies Perspectives from Germany, India, China and Brazil by Ashish Bharadwaj Environmental Regulations and Innovation in Advanced Automobile Technologies Perspectives from Germany, India, China and Brazil

The book examines innovation in environment-friendly technologies in the automobile industry.
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/11/2017

Economics of Offshore Wind Power Challenges and Policy Considerations by Rahmatallah Poudineh, Craig Brown, Benjamin Foley Economics of Offshore Wind Power Challenges and Policy Considerations
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The book provides an overview of the policy frameworks that have been employed to support offshore wind power, and their efficacy in nurturing sustainable cost reductions across the industry.A growing number of countries are increasingly receptive to the prospect of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/12/2017

Ecology, Economy and Society Essays in Honour of Kanchan Chopra by Vikram Dayal Ecology, Economy and Society Essays in Honour of Kanchan Chopra

This book deals with not just complex linkages, interactions and exchanges that form the relationship between the economic activities, human society and the ecosystems, but also the influences and impacts that each causes on the other. In recent times, this...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/12/2017

Degrowth by Giorgos Kallis Degrowth

Degrowth economics advocates reducing production and consumption, arguing that it is possible to do so without reducing prosperity or well-being. This introduction to degrowth economics explores what it would take for an economy to transition to a position that enables...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/12/2017

Stranded Assets and the Environment Risk, Resilience and Opportunity by Ben Caldecott Stranded Assets and the Environment Risk, Resilience and Opportunity

Over the last few years the topic of 'stranded assets' created by climate change and other environment-related factors has loomed larger and larger. Not only has it sparked off one of the fastest growing social movements in history - the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/01/2018

Space Resource Utilization: A View from an Emerging Space Faring Nation by Annette Froehlich Space Resource Utilization: A View from an Emerging Space Faring Nation

The book speaks to the need for a regulatory framework with regards to space resource utilization. The view of established and emerging space nations is analyzed next, specifically with extraction and utilization in mind, and in light of the new...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/01/2018

Environmental and Natural Resource Economics by Thomas H. Tietenberg, Lynne Lewis Environmental and Natural Resource Economics
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Format: Hardback - Released: 01/02/2018

Other books in this genre

Physical Limits to Economic Growth Perspectives of Economic, Social, and Complexity Science by Angelo (University of Torino, Italy) Tartaglia Physical Limits to Economic Growth Perspectives of Economic, Social, and Complexity Science
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The debate on the physical limits and constraints to the economic growth of globalized society is now widespread. This book explores the physical and economic aspects of the conflict between humans, with their thoughtless focus on growth through material production,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/10/2017

Handbook of Forest Resource Economics by Shashi (University of Toronto, Canada) Kant Handbook of Forest Resource Economics
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It is increasingly recognized that the economic value of forests is not merely the production of timber. Forests provide other key ecosystem services, such as being sinks for greenhouse gases, hotspots of biodiversity, tourism and recreation. They are also vitally...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/10/2017

Water Trading and Global Water Scarcity International Experiences by Josefina (UN Office to Support the International Decade for Action 'Water for Life' 2005-2015 and University of Alcala, Maestu Water Trading and Global Water Scarcity International Experiences
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Water scarcity is an increasing problem in many parts of the world, yet conventional supply-side economics and management are insufficient to deal with it. In this book the role of water trading as an instrument of integrated water resources management...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/10/2017

The Geographies of Alternative Economies Beyond Greening by Christian (University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg) Schulz, Julia (University of Hull, UK) Affolderbach, Robert (Worceste Krueger The Geographies of Alternative Economies Beyond Greening
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Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2017

Green Economy in the Western Balkans Towards a Sustainable Future by Professor Sanda Renko Green Economy in the Western Balkans Towards a Sustainable Future

This book presents a multidisciplinary approach to the Western Balkans, addressing topics from the green image of a country, sustainable waste management, the way in which SMEs develop green entrepreneurship, sustainability in tourism and trade, green consumerism, energy efficiency, and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2017

Financial Management for Local Government by Kay Spearman Financial Management for Local Government

This series is designed to cover all aspects of sound financial management for local governments in developed and developing countries and economies in transition. Concepts of good governance, transparency and accountability are woven into the text of every chapter, and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

A Guide to Energy Forecasting by Graham Duxbury A Guide to Energy Forecasting

This book explores the purposes, methodologies, modelling techniques and weaknesses in energy forecasting. It provides a rare appraisal of what is generally known as the `end use sector' approach to global demand forecasting.
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/09/2017

The Opportunity of Bioelectricity by Johan (Universiteit Gent, Belgium) Albrecht The Opportunity of Bioelectricity
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All electricity generation technologies have advantages and disadvantages and biomass electricity is no different. The use of biomass in the energy sector is a major opportunity for low-income and emerging economies with large biomass supply potentials. Harvesting biomass is labour-intensive...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

The Green Economy and the Water-Energy-Food Nexus by Robert C. Brears The Green Economy and the Water-Energy-Food Nexus

This book argues that a variety of policies will be required to create synergies between the water-energy-food nexus sectors while reducing trade-offs in the development of a green economy.
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/08/2017

The Good Life Beyond Growth New Perspectives by Hartmut Rosa The Good Life Beyond Growth New Perspectives

Many countries have experienced a decline of economic growth for decades, an effect that was only aggravated by the recent global financial crisis. What if in the 21st century this is no longer an exception, but the general rule? Does...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/08/2017

The Business of Greening by Stephen Fineman The Business of Greening

The Business of Greening, first published in 2000, debates the relationship between business and greening, and the future form this relationship could take. The book gives voice to industrial actors - employees, employers, managers, technical specialists, regulators - in the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2017

An Analysis of Cartelized Market Structures for Nonrenewable Resources by Robert A. Marshalla An Analysis of Cartelized Market Structures for Nonrenewable Resources

Originally published in 1979. While the theory of non-renewable resources under competitive and monopolistic market regimes have been relatively well developed, almost no attention has been given to the development of a theoretical framework for analysis of the spectrum of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2017

The Welfare Economics of Alternative Renewable Resource Strategies Forested Wetlands and Agricultural Production by Professor Robert N. Stavins The Welfare Economics of Alternative Renewable Resource Strategies Forested Wetlands and Agricultural Production

This study, originally published in 1990, seeks to address several important policy questions associated with the ongoing depletion of forested wetlands. First, in the context of Environmental Impact Statements, should the estimated areas of impact of Federal flood-control and drainage...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2017

Non-Renewable Resources and Disequilibrium Macrodynamics by Robert Marks Non-Renewable Resources and Disequilibrium Macrodynamics

This study, first published in 1979, continues by examining the question of whether a competitive economy can efficiently allocate a stock of non-renewable natural resources through time. Long-run analyses of competitive economies with such resources have concluded that, without perfect...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2017

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