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The Economics of Nature and the Nature of Economics - Advances in Ecological Economics Series (Hardback)
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The Economics of Nature and the Nature of Economics - Advances in Ecological Economics Series (Hardback)

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Hardback 304 Pages / Published: 27/06/2001
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This book discusses important recent developments in the theory, concepts and empirical applications of ecological economics and sustainable development. The editors have assembled a fascinating collection of papers from some of the leading scholars in the field of ecological economics. Topics covered include: * the contribution of classical economics to ecological economics * alternatives to the growth paradigm and Gross Domestic Product * valuation in ecological economics and indicators of natural resource scarcity * case studies of sustainable development * critical reviews of the environmental Kuznets curve * green national accounting. This will be an invaluable text for scholars, policy analysts and students interested in sustainable development and ecological, environmental and resource economics.

Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781858989808
Number of pages: 304
Weight: 984 g
Dimensions: 156 x 234 mm


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`The writing style is clear and sophisticated, and the quality of production high.' -- Steve Harrison, Economic Analysis and Policy
`. . . what we have in this anthropology is a very readable collection of well written articles which explore the limits of both conventional economic theory and new approaches . . . For a general reader involved in sustainable development the book is a good compilation of current approaches . . . The style and technical level in the articles makes this book usable at levels from undergraduate university through the governmental sectors. Its broad range and readable style makes the collection a good working reference volume.' -- Edward J. Linky, Natural Resources Forum

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