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  • Natural Capital
    Natural Capital (English, Paperback) Dieter Helm

    The author pulls no punches in his recommendations for what must be done to manage global natural capital and reverse environmental destruction.

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  • The Age of Sustainable Development
    The Age of Sustainable Development (English, Paperback) Jeffrey D. Sachs

    A bold and engaging intellectual synthesis on how modern societies can develop economically, equitably, and sustainably while preserving Earth's ecosystems and biodiversity.

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  • How to Thrive in the Next Economy
    How to Thrive in the Next Economy (English, Paperback) John Thackara

    Is there no escape from an economy that devours nature in the name of endless growth? The author's answer is a rousing 'yes, there is.' Drawing on a lifetime of travel in search of real-world alternatives that work, he describes how communities the world over are creating a replacement economy from the ground up.

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  • Markets and the Environment, Second Edition
    Markets and the Environment, Second Edition (English, Paperback) Nathaniel O. Keohane, Sheila M. Olmstead

    This book provides a concise introduction to the economic theory of environmental policy and natural resource management. Nathaniel Keohane and Sheila Olmstead begin with an overview of environmental economics before exploring topics including cost-benefit analysis, market failures and successes, and economic growth and sustainability.

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  • The Third Industrial Revolution
    The Third Industrial Revolution (English, Paperback) Jeremy Rifkin

    The Third Industrial Revolution is an insider's account of the next great economic era, including a look into the personalities and players - heads of state, global CEOs, social entrepreneurs, and NGOs - who are pioneering its implementation around the world.

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  • Natural Capital
    Natural Capital (English, Hardback) Dieter Helm

    Hard-hitting recommendations for what must be done to manage global natural capital and reverse environmental destruction

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  • Climate Change, Capitalism, and Corporations
    Climate Change, Capitalism, and Corporations (English, Paperback) Daniel Nyberg, Christopher Wright

    Written for researchers and graduate students, this book explores the different processes through which corporations engage with climate change.

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  • Base of the Pyramid 3.0
    Base of the Pyramid 3.0 (English, Paperback) Fernando Casado Caneque

    In this ground-breaking new book, Stuart L. Hart and Fernando Casado Caneque have worked with members of the BoP Global Network to shake the tree, look objectively at what has happened since 2002, highlight why earlier applications of BoP haven't worked and propose new objectives and ways of working to formulate more sustainable solutions.

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  • Guano and the Opening of the Pacific World
    Guano and the Opening of the Pacific World (English, Paperback) Gregory T. Cushman

    This book traces the history of bird guano, demonstrating how this unique commodity helped unite the Pacific Basin with the industrialized world.

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  • The Future of Consumer Society
    The Future of Consumer Society (English, Hardback) Maurie J. Cohen

    Shows how consumer society is changing due to demographic ageing, rising income inequality, political paralysis, resource scarcity, and steady jobs being replaced by freelancing. It examines how people are striving to find new ways to ensure livelihoods and the role that the role that worker-consumer cooperatives could play.

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  • Elinor Ostrom's Rules for Radicals
    Elinor Ostrom's Rules for Radicals (English, Paperback) Derek Wall

    An introduction to the groundbreaking ideas of the first woman to win the Nobel Prize for Economics

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  • Climate Shock
    Climate Shock (English, Paperback) Gernot Wagner, Martin L. Weitzman

    We insure our lives against an uncertain future--why not our planet? In Climate Shock, Gernot Wagner and Martin Weitzman explain in lively, clear terms why we need to consider climate change in the same way we think about insurance--as a risk management problem, only on a global scale. They show that the longer we wait to act, the more likely it is that an extreme event will happen. Zeroing in on...

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  • Flourishing Within Limits to Growth
    Flourishing Within Limits to Growth (English, Paperback) Dr. Sven Erik Jorgensen, Brian D. Fath

    Decades of research and discussion have shown that the human population growth and our increased consumption of natural resources cannot continue ? there are limits to growth. This volume demonstrates how we might modify and revise our economic systems using nature as a model....

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  • Environmental and Natural Resource Economics
    Environmental and Natural Resource Economics (English, Hardback) Jonathan M. Harris, Brian Roach

    Revised edition of the authors' Environmental and natural resource economics, c2013.

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  • The Economics and Management of World Fisheries
    The Economics and Management of World Fisheries (English, Hardback) Trond Bjorndal, Gordon Munro

    Capture fisheries make contributions to the world economy that are below their potential. Many of the world's capture fishery resources have been overexploited with some facing collapse. This book presents an overview of the current economics of capture fisheries and examines how they can achieve their full economic potential

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  • Free Market Environmentalism for the Next Generation
    Free Market Environmentalism for the Next Generation (English, Paperback) T. Anderson

    This book provides a vision for environmentalism's future, based on the success of environmental entrepreneurs around the world. The work provides the next generation of environmental market ideas and the chapters are co-authored with young scholars and policy analysts who represent the next generation of environmental leaders.

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  • Environment and Economy
    Environment and Economy (English, Paperback) Molly Scott Cato

    As environmental issues move to the centre of the political debate, more attention is being focused on the role our economy has played in creating the ecological crisis, and what a sustainable economy might look like. This book offers an insight into the history of thinking that has linked economy and environment.

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  • A Course in Environmental Economics
    A Course in Environmental Economics (English, Hardback) Daniel J. Phaneuf, Till Requate

    This graduate text provides a compelling narrative of current environmental economics that integrates theory, policy, and empirical topics.

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  • Global Environmental Governance Reconsidered
    Global Environmental Governance Reconsidered (English, Paperback) Frank Biermann

    The notion of global governance is widely studied in academia and increasingly relevant to politics and policy making. Yet many of its fundamental elements remain unclear in both theory and practice. This book offers a fresh perspective by analyzing global governance in terms of three major trends, as exemplified by developments in global sustainability governance: the emergence of nonstate...

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  • Climate Economics
    Climate Economics (English, Paperback) Richard S. J. Tol

    This unique and erudite text on the economics of climate change and climate policy can be used at three different levels - advanced undergraduate, post-graduate and doctoral. It comprehensively covers the critical issues and clearly identifies the specific sections each level of reader should explore.

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