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Author Scorse, Jason

Title What environmentalists need to know about economics / Jason Scorse

Publ Info New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010
Edition First edition
 RWU Main Library  HC79.E5 S347 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  HC79.E5 S347 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript vi, 226 pages : illustrations ; cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [205]-226)
Contents The root causes of environmental problems -- Determining the "optimum" amount of pollution -- Valuing ecosystems -- Putting monetary values on the environment and living things -- Valuing future generations -- Tools to address environmental problems -- Environment v. economy : jobs, economic growth, and international trade -- Climate change -- Forest and biodiversity conservation -- Agriculture -- Chemical pollution -- Fisheries and the marine environment -- Population growth & technological change -- Demand-side interventions
LC subject Environmental economics
Link Online version: Scorse, Jason. What environmentalists need to know about economics. 1st ed. New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010 (OCoLC)762052143
ISBN 0230107311
9780230107311 (pbk.)