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  • Stakeholders, the Environment and Societyby S. Sharma; m. Starik

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2004; US$ 40.00

    The role of stakeholders is integral to corporate sustainability as society increasingly demands that corporations play a role in achieving environmental objectives in addition to building shareholder wealth. In this, the first book to gather cutting-edge research on the interactions between stakeholders and organizations within the context of corporate... more...

  • The Karooby W. Richard J. Dean; Suzanne Milton

    Cambridge University Press 1999; US$ 38.00

    Originally published in 1999, this book was the first to synthesise ecological studies of this unique southern African region. more...

  • The International Yearbook of Environmental and Resource Economics 2005/06by H. Folmer; T. Tietenberg

    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...

  • Institutions and the Environmentby A. Vatn

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2005; US$ 40.00

    This important text develops an institutional response to the core issues raised in public policy making and develops a distinct understanding of the role of institutions, not least in the study of environmental problems. It questions: how are conflicting interests shaped and taken into account in policy making? How should they be accounted for? What... more...

  • Game Practice and the Environmentby C. Carraro; V. Fragnelli

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2004; US$ 40.00

    Game theory can be used to deal with complex economic and policy problems. It is therefore natural to adopt game theory as one of the analytical instruments that can enhance our understanding of the interrelations between the economy and the environment and that can also provide practical suggestions for policy interventions. more...

  • The Economics of the Environment and Natural Resourcesby Quentin Grafton; Wiktor Adamowicz; Diane Dupont; Harry Nelson; Robert J. Hill; Steven Renzetti

    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...

  • Review of Fisheries in OECD Countriesby Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2003; US$ 100.00

    This publication contains statistics on fisheries and aquaculture in OECD countries for 1999, 2000 and 2001. Information is provided on landings, fleet capacity, aquaculture production, employment and trade in fish and fish products. Analytical work by the OECD on fisheries is carried out by the Committee for Fisheries and covers a wide range... more...

  • Biofuels for Transportby Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2004; US$ 94.00

    In the absence of strong government policies, the IEA projects that the worldwide use of oil in transport will nearly double between 2000 and 2030, leading to a similar increase in greenhouse gas emissions.  Biofuels, such as ethanol, biodiesel, and other liquid and gaseous fuels, could offer an important alternative to petroleum over this timeframe... more...

  • Netherlandsby Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2004; US$ 94.00

    In pursuing its energy policy targets, namely energy security, environmental protection and economic efficiency, the Netherlands has shown great pragmatism, giving due attention to cost-effectiveness. The country is also to be commended for its sense of innovation, notably in creating and testing methodologies for the use of Kyoto flexible mechanisms,... more...

  • Green Accounting in Europeby A. Markandya; M. Tamborra

    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...