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  • Economic Growth and Environmental Sustainabilityby Paul Ekins

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 73.95

    A key area of public policy in the last twenty years is the question of how, and how much, to protect vthe environment. At the heart of this has been the heated debate over the nature of the relationship between economic growth and environmental sustainability. Is environemental sustainability economic growth or `green growth', a contradiction in terms?... more...

  • The Living Economyby Paul Ekins

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 78.95

    First Published in 1986. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • A New World Orderby Paul Ekins

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 79.95

    First published in 1992. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Hydrogen Energyby Paul Ekins

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 49.95

    Hydrogen could be a significant fuel of the future, with the potential to make a major contribution to the resolution of pressing social and environmental problems such as carbon emissions, energy security and local air pollution. This book, based on four years of detailed research, subjects the promise and potential of hydrogen to searching, in-depth... more...

  • Trade, Globalization and Sustainability Impact Assessmentby Paul Ekins; Tancrede Voituriez

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 47.95

    Trade liberalization, as promoted by the World Trade Organization (WTO), has become one of the dominant drivers and most controversial aspects of globalization. Trade sustainability impact assessments (SIAs) were introduced as a means of generating better understanding especially of the social and environmental impacts of trade liberalisation, and... more...

  • Real Life Economicsby Paul Ekins; Manfred Max-Neef

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 78.95

    The past fifty years have witnessed the triumph of an industrial development that has engendered great social and environmental costs. Conventional economics has too often either ignored these costs or failed to analyse them appropriately. This book constructs a framework within which the wider impacts of economic activity can be both understood and... more...

  • Carbon-Energy Taxationby Mikael Skou Andersen; Paul Ekins

    OUP Oxford 2009; US$ 119.99 US$ 103.19

    This book offers an extensive analysis of carbon-energy taxation that addresses the interplay between carbon-energy taxation and emissions trading, as well as the implications for future international climate policy. more...

  • Global Warming and Energy Demandby Terry Barker; Paul Ekins; Nick Johnstone

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 83.95

    This book presents a range of current views on the use of economic measures to control greenhouse gas emissions. the authors discuss the responsiveness of the energy market to changes in prices, taxes and incomes. The book's concern with global warming involves analyses of possible energy use both in the long and short term. more...

  • Energy 2050by Jim Skea; Paul Ekins; Mark Winskel

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 47.95

    The United Kingdom is committed to reducing its greenhouse gas emissions by at least eighty per cent by 2050, a target that will only be achieved by transforming the way that energy is supplied and used. At the same time there are anxieties about the security of energy provision in terms of European dependency on natural gas and the reliability of... more...

  • Global Energyby Paul Ekins; Mike Bradshaw; Jim Watson

    OUP Oxford 2015; US$ 49.99 US$ 42.99

    This grad text is about energy and other resources, and the technologies that have been and are being developed to exploit them; to understand how the global energy system is developing, and how it might in the future. more...