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Environmental Economics

  • Cross-Border Resource Managementby Rongxing Guo

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 185.00

    Cross-Border Resource Management, Third Edition covers theoretical and analytical issues relating to cross-border resource management. This book holistically explores issues when two entities share a border, such as sovereign countries, dependent states and others, where each seeks to maximize their political and economic interests regardless of... more...

  • Green Economy in the Western Balkansby Sanda Renko; Almir Pestek

    Emerald Publishing Limited 2017; US$ 100.00

    This book presents a multidisciplinary approach to the Western Balkans, addressing topics from the green image of a country, sustainable waste management, the way in which SMEs develop green entrepreneurship, sustainability in tourism and  trade, green consumerism, energy efficiency, and conservation projects. more...

  • Worst-Case Economicsby Frank Ackerman

    Anthem Press 2017; US$ 29.99

    In both climate change and financial crises, worst-case scenarios and disastrous risks are inescapable. Yet public policy often focuses on average or likely outcomes, minimizing the danger of extreme events. ‘Worst-Case Economics: Extreme Events in Climate and Finance’ explores the underlying causes and the remedies needed for the most serious... more...

  • Sustainability Assessmentby Cesar A. Poveda

    Emerald Publishing Limited 2017; US$ 120.00

    This book makes the case for the development and implementation of environmental and sustainability rating systems (ESRSs) in new industry contexts, including energy, heavy and light industries, manufacturing, transportation, mining, and oil and gas. more...

  • The Business of Greeningby Stephen Fineman

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 140.00

    The Business of Greening, first published in 2000, debates the relationship between business and greening, and the future form this relationship could take. The book gives voice to industrial actors - employees, employers, managers, technical specialists, regulators - in the context of their organizations, within industrial sectors or as part of... more...

  • The Political Economy of Smog in Southern Californiaby Jeffry Fawcett

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 130.00

    This study, first published in 1990, explores the ways in which institutions can succeed or fail at environmental improvement. The author first takes a look at the nature of environmental politics and the history of air pollution control in Southern California. He then develops a political economic model that asks the question: what effect have the... more...

  • International Trade and the Montreal Protocolby Duncan Brack

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 115.00

    Originally published in 1996. The Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer is one of the most effective multilateral environmental agreements currently in existence. Established to control the production and consumption of CFCs and other ozone-depleting chemicals, the Protocol is an important example of an agreement which places... more...

  • Environmental Policy and Industrial Innovationby David Wallace

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 145.00

    This book, originally published in 1995, examines the evolution of environmental policy in 6 OECD countries. Through numerous examples, it contrasts the widely-varying political and regulatory styles and their consequences for innovation. Two industry-specific case studies provide a transnational perspective on the co-evolution of technology and environmental... more...

  • Scarcity and Modernityby Nicholas Xenos

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 115.00

    Originally published in 1989. In this book Nicholas Xenos argues that the assumption that scarcity is a universal human condition is far from universal but rather a product of western influence. Informed by the work of Baudrillard, Bourdieu, Girard, and Sahlins, this historical narrative of scarcity incorporates interpretations of texts and practices... more...

  • Sustainable Industrializationby David Wallace

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 115.00

    This report, first published in 1996, argues that radical changes in industrial organization and its relationship to society tend to arise in rapidly industrializing countries, and that new principles of sustainable production are more likely to bear fruit in developing than in developed countries. The rising tide of investment by multinational firms... more...