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- Edward Elgar Publishing 2001; US$ 40.00
This work focuses on how economics can contribute to the design, implementation and appraisal of legal systems that create the "right" incentives for environmental protection. The 16 original and specially commissioned contributions - written by some of the leading names in their field - span many of the important areas of contemporary interest and... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2003; US$ 40.00
The importance of the hedonic valuation approach in public policy evaluation and environmental value estimation is now widely accepted. This text is especially designed to illustrate the basic assumptions of the hedonic approach and highlight the strengths and weaknesses associated with it. Combining rigorous theoretical analysis, detailed empirical... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2001; US$ 40.00
The impact of climate change on seven regions of the United States is studied in this new collection. The basic hypothesis of the study is that warming would be beneficial to the economies of the colder northern regions but harmful to the economies of the warmer more southern regions. This is confirmed in a careful set of sectoral studies applied to... more...
- World Bank Publications 2011; US$ 14.99
This review provides an independent assessment of the World Bank Group's performance in achieving key development objectives, with a special focus on support for environmentally sustainable development consistent with economic growth and poverty reduction.The response to the global financial crisis has continued to dominate development and the... more...
- Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (ISEAS) 2005; US$ 65.90
The challenges in using and managing natural resources in Indonesia are immense. They include ensuring that resource utilisation benefits most Indonesians; optimising the rate of exploitation of mineral reserves, bearing in mind the interests of future generations; and achieving sustainable forest and maritime exploitation. Recent rapid political change... more...
- Wiley 2012; US$ 34.95 US$ 30.29
The New Carbon Economy provides a critical understanding of the carbon economy. It offers key insights into the constitution, governance and effects of the carbon economy, across a variety of geographical settings. Examines different dimensions of the carbon economy from a range of disciplinary angles in a diversity of settings Provides ways... more...
- Wiley 2012; US$ 151.00 US$ 105.70
A comprehensive guide to socially responsible investing (SRI) With concerns about climate change increasing among investors, many are looking for opportunities that offer positive social as well as monetary returns. Sustainable Investing for Institutional Investors: Risk, Regulation and Strategies explores the key issues related to "Socially... more...
- Gabler Verlag 2011; US$ 59.99
Umweltcontrolling bewährt sich als ein Führungssubsystem, das durch die zeitliche Unterteilung umweltorientierter Ziele, die systematische Kontrolle deren Erreichung und die Analyse allfälliger Abweichungen eine zukunfts-, engpass-, informations- und zielorientierte Steuerung eines Unternehmens oder einzelner Teile und Funktionen in Hinblick auf dessen... more...
- Urban Land Institute 2011; US$ 24.95
The author provides examples from dozens of communities across the country, as well as state and regional approaches. Brief profiles present overviews of specific problems addressed, techniques utilized, results achieved, and contact information for further research. more...