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- Edward Elgar Publishing 2005; US$ 60.00
The Yearbook provides a comprehensive overview of cutting-edge issues in environmental and resource economics. The expert contributors address some of today's most pressing environmental topics including: issues in water pricing reforms; spatial environmental policy; environmental equity and the siting of hazardous waste facilities; strategies to conserve... more...
- Wiley 2008; US$ 104.95
The Economics of the Environment and Natural Resources covers the essential topics students need to understand environmental and resource problems and their possible solutions. Its unique lecture format provides an in-depth exploration of discrete topics, ideal for upper-level undergraduate, graduate or doctoral study. Each chapter depicts the key... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2006; US$ 40.00
Traditional measures of economic activity, such as GDP, take no account of damage done to the stock of natural capital by environmental change nor the loss of welfare that economic activity causes through increased pollution. This book predominantly addresses the second question and develops and expands previous research by the authors. more...
- Oxford University Press 1997; US$ 99.99
Perkins explores why four countries each sought to develop high yielding wheat production. National security concerns and management of foreign exchange were prime motivators of the new technologies, a relationship that has not been previously developed in studies of agricultural modernization. more...
- Greenwood Publishing Group 2000; US$ 125.00
Challenging views prevalent among Western and Polish scholars, this book explains Poland's surprising success in developing effective environmental and occupational regulatory systems while achieving remarkable socioeconomic growth, despite the legacy of the Communist era. more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2007; US$ 110.00
?The labor of nature is paid, not because she does much, but because she does little. In proportion as she becomes niggardly in her gifts, she exacts a greater price for her work. Where she is munificently bene- cent, she always works gratis.? David Ricardo* This book interprets nature and the environment as a scarce resource. Whereas in the past people... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2007; US$ 40.00
Explores the extent to which the challenges facing stated preference environmental valuation can be overcome through mixing methods. This work considers two approaches: mixing methods within conventional stated preference; and then explore the use of group methods within preference construction and forming a social consensus on willingness to pay. more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2007; US$ 40.00
Applies benefit-cost analysis and non-market and distribution economic valuation methods in ecologic context to determine the pay-off and distribution impacts of various infrastructure and water quality improvements to eight river systems in the Great Lakes region of the US. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 54.95
This book presents ?human ecology economics? as a new and more comprehensive interdisciplinary framework for understanding ?world conditions and human systems?. This book helps economists rethink the boundaries and methods of their discipline - so that they can participate more fully in debates over humankind?s present problems and on the ways that... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2008; US$ 40.00
Beginning with an overview of the European Union Emissions Trading System (EU ETS) along with an analysis of the early results and the theoretical issues involved, this book explores the main European power markets via a number of empirical case studies. It offers a comprehensive analysis on the relationship between carbon and power markets. more...