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- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 34.95
'The combined analysis presented here of why current arrangements are failing the future and clear insights of the way to go, offer us hope.'Mary Robinson, President of Realising Rights, Ethical Globalisation Initiative, and former President of Ireland and United Nations High Commissioner for Human RightsEnvironmental and human catastrophe looms ever... more...
- Urban Land Institute 2011; US$ 24.95
The author, who is one of the nation?s leading authorities on managing community growth, 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...
- Palgrave Macmillan 1999; US$ 64.00
Investment projects are an important mechanism for economic development. However, their costs and benefits must be assessed to ensure that the resources committed are being used as productively as possible. This book explains the techniques available to assess the economic impact of projects in developing countries. It draws on the authors' experience... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 1996; US$ 163.00
'The book is a pioneering attempt to see exactly what difference economic valuation of environmental effects would have made to six actual, on-going, development projects, if it had been done at the time of appraisal. It combines theoretical rigour with applied economic skills, presented with robust common sense.' - James Winpenny, Overseas Development... more...
- Prometheus Books 2013; US$ 11.99
One of the key tenets of the environmental movement is the need for greater efficiency in our use of dwindling natural resources, especially coal, natural gas, and oil. If our products are designed to be more energy efficient, so the thinking goes, our environmental impacts will be reduced and our fossil fuels will last longer. In this surprising new... more...
- SAGE Publications 2013; US$ 32.95
India?s recent performance in agriculture has been favorable, with agricultural production growing over the past 30 years. Yet there is widespread consensus that, relative to the rest of the economy, agriculture is lagging and that it can and must do much better to support india?s overall high economic growth and dynamism. This book explores the... more...
- DoSustainability 2013; US$ 45.00
How Gamification Can Help Your Business Engage in Sustainability' investigates the current thinking and practice around gamification, drawing together the emerging facts and best practice to help businesses decide whether the theories of gamification can be fruitfully applied in engaging customers, staff and other stakeholders in sustainability. more...
- New World Library 2011; US$ 22.95
Smith & Hawken co-founder Dave Smith explores how we can solve basic human problems for the good of all by bringing positive values and meaning into our daily work. He reminds us to put meaning before profit and find meaningful work. more...
- Oxford University Press 2013; US$ 34.99
Economic Growth and the Environment explores the debate on how to reconcile economic growth with protection of the natural environment, and the closely related discussion on whether an increasing scarcity of natural resources will eventually force economic growth to cease. The debate focusses on whether environmental policies will benefit the economy... more...