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  1. Sustainable Development Drivers

    Sustainable Development Drivers

    Edited by Kees Zoeteman
    Sustainable development cannot be prescribed – rather, it results from conscious personal choices in government, business and NGOs. This thought-provoking book explores both the origins and future of the global sustainable development movement, and provides an original overview of the driving forces of sustainable development, including market forces and past and future trends. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 165.00   Web: $ 148.50
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  2. Transport, the Environment and Security

    Transport, the Environment and Security

    Rae Zimmerman
    From a primarily urban perspective, the author illustrates that the fields of transportation, environment (with an emphasis on climate change) and security (for both natural hazards and terrorism) and their interconnections remain robust areas for policy and planning. Synthesizing existing data, new analyses, and a rich set of case studies, the book uses transportation networks as a framework to explore transportation in conjunction with environment, security, and interdependencies with other infrastructure sectors. The US rail transit system, ecological corridors, cyber security, planning mechanisms and the effectiveness of technologies are among the topics explored in detail. Case studies of severe and potential impacts of natural hazards, accidents, and security breaches on transportation are presented. These cases support the analyses of the forces on transportation, land use and patterns of population change that connect, disconnect and reconnect people from their environment and security. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 125.00   Web: $ 112.50
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  3. Valuing Climate Change Mitigation

    Valuing Climate Change Mitigation

    Sonia Akter, Jeff Bennett
    Valuing Climate Change Mitigation discusses the role of uncertainty in valuing the benefits of climate change mitigation policies using contingent valuation and choice experiment techniques. It treats climate change using three dimensions of uncertainty: scenario, policy and preference. Conceptual frameworks are advanced to account simultaneously for these various dimensions of uncertainty. The authors then explore the impact of introducing these uncertainties into benefit estimates for the Australian Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 112.00   Web: $ 100.80
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  4. Nature-based Tourism and Conservation

    Nature-based Tourism and Conservation

    Clem Tisdell, Clevo Wilson
    Nature-based Tourism and Conservation unearths new or neglected principles relevant to tourism and recreational economics, environmental valuation and economic theory. Its three parts have chapters on nature-based tourism and its relationships to conservation including case studies dealing with the consequences of World Heritage listing of natural sites, Antarctic, subtropical and tropical national park-based tourism and an NGO’s conservation efforts modelled on ecotourism. The final part focuses on tourism utilizing particular wildlife, including sea turtles, whales, penguins, royal albatross, glow-worms and tree kangaroos. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 206.00   Web: $ 185.40
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  5. Sustainable Development, Evaluation and Policy-Making

    Sustainable Development, Evaluation and Policy-Making

    Edited by Anneke von Raggamby, Frieder Rubik
    This pathbreaking book contributes to the discourse of evidence-based policy-making. It does so by combining the two issues of policy evaluation and sustainable development linking both to the policy-cycle. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 144.00   Web: $ 129.60
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  6. Valuing Environment and Natural Resources

    Valuing Environment and Natural Resources

    Edited by Kenneth G. Willis, Guy Garrod
    Over-exploitation of environment and natural resources is becoming increasingly widespread in the modern world. To combat this, environmental economists have attempted to value such resources in order to ensure that they are given due recognition in any ex ante appraisal, or ex post evaluation of projects or policies; and also to ensure that optimal levels of consumption are determined for the resource. This authoritative collection, along with an original introduction by the editors, brings together seminal papers published in the last three decades which demonstrate the application of a number of techniques employed to value a range of environmental and natural resources. It will be of immense value to students, scholars and practitioners with an interest in environmental affairs and natural resources. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 794.00   Web: $ 714.60
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  7. Cost–Benefit Analysis and Distributional Preferences

    Cost–Benefit Analysis and Distributional Preferences

    Helen Scarborough, Jeff Bennett
    Advancing the incorporation of equity preferences in policy analysis, this book demonstrates the application of choice modelling to the estimation of distributional weights suitable for inclusion in a cost–benefit analytical framework. A platform for discussion of the challenges and opportunities of this approach is presented in the form of a detailed case study designed to estimate community preferences for different intergenerational distributions. While the case study is focused on natural resource management and environmental policy, the conceptual and methodological advances illustrated by the authors are relevant and applicable to a wider array of policy deliberations. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 111.00   Web: $ 99.90
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  8. Globalization and Transport

    Globalization and Transport

    Edited by Kenneth Button, Henry Vega
    The field of globalization and transport has witnessed a surge in interest over the past two decades with scholars questioning the reasoning behind its growth, its impact on the environment and trade as well as its effect on the development of cities and supply chain logistics. The editors have selected seminal works from leading academics to address these issues and outline the diverse and controversial nature of this subject. Along with an original introduction, this timely volume will be of immense value to researchers, students and practitioners in the field of globalization and transport. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 423.00   Web: $ 380.70
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  9. Responding to Climate Change

    Responding to Climate Change

    Edited by Chin Hee Hahn, Sang-Hyop Lee, Kyoung-Soo Yoon
    This topical book explores the global experiences of responding to climate change, with perspectives from Australia, China, the European Union, Japan, the Republic of Korea, the United States, as well as the International Energy Agency. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 120.00   Web: $ 108.00
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  10. Research Handbook on the WTO Agriculture Agreement

    Research Handbook on the WTO Agriculture Agreement

    Edited by Joseph A. McMahon, Melaku Geboye Desta
    Agriculture has been the unruly horse of the GATT/WTO system for a long time and efforts to halter it are still ongoing. This Research Handbook focuses on aspects of agricultural production and trade policy that are recognized for their importance but are often kept out of the limelight, such as the implication of national and international agricultural production and trade policies on national food security, global climate change, and biotechnology. It provides a summary of the state of the WTO agriculture negotiations as well as the relevant jurisprudence, but also, and uniquely, it focuses on the new and emerging issues of agricultural trade law and policy that are rarely addressed in the existing literature. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 204.00   Web: $ 183.60
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  11. Intellectual Property and Emerging Technologies

    Intellectual Property and Emerging Technologies

    Edited by Matthew Rimmer, Alison McLennan
    This unique and comprehensive collection investigates the challenges posed to intellectual property by recent paradigm shifts in biology. It explores the legal ramifications of emerging technologies, such as genomics, synthetic biology, stem cell research, nanotechnology, and biodiscovery. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 206.00   Web: $ 185.40
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  12. A Dictionary of Climate Change and the Environment

    A Dictionary of Climate Change and the Environment

    R. Quentin Grafton, Harry W. Nelson, N. Ross Lambie, Paul R. Wyrwoll
    A Dictionary of Climate Change and the Environment bridges the gap between the many disciplines encompassing climate change, environmental economics, environmental sciences, and environmental studies. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 256.00   Web: $ 230.40
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    2013   Paperback Price: $ 70.00   Web: $ 56.00
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  13. Handbook on Climate Change and Agriculture

    Handbook on Climate Change and Agriculture

    Edited by Ariel Dinar, Robert Mendelsohn
    This book explores the interaction between climate change and the agriculture sector. Agriculture is essential to the livelihood of people and nations, especially in the developing world; therefore, any impact on it will have significant economic, social, and political ramifications. Scholars from around the world and from various fields have been brought together to explore this important topic. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 256.00   Web: $ 230.40
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  14. Contingent Valuation

    Contingent Valuation

    Richard T. Carson
    This major reference work – the first of its kind – provides a comprehensive and authoritative introduction to the large and growing literature on contingent valuation. It includes entries on over 7,500 contingent valuation papers and studies from over 130 countries covering both the published and grey literatures. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 256.00   Web: $ 230.40
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  15. Improving Energy Efficiency through Technology

    Improving Energy Efficiency through Technology

    Edited by Raymond J.G.M. Florax, Henri L.F. de Groot, Peter Mulder
    This innovative book explores the adoption of energy-saving technologies and their impact on energy efficiency improvements. It contains a mix of theoretical and empirical contributions, and combines and compares economic and physical indicators to monitor and analyse trends in energy efficiency. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 159.00   Web: $ 143.10
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  16. Green National Accounting and Sustainability

    Green National Accounting and Sustainability

    Edited by Karl-Gustaf Löfgren, Chuan-Zhong Li
    Concerns about natural resource scarcity, together with the increased awareness of environmental problems, has led to widespread interest in green accounting, which attempts to extend the standard national accounts to include the yields from natural and environmental resources. For this volume, Professors Löfgren and Li have selected the classic articles in this rapidly growing area, with particular reference to sustainability. They have also written an authoritative new introduction which offers a comprehensive overview of the literature both from a historical and a formal theoretical perspective. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 431.00   Web: $ 387.90
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  17. Handbook of Sustainable Energy

    Handbook of Sustainable Energy

    Edited by Ibon Galarraga, Mikel González-Eguino, Anil Markandya
    Major contemporary issues and debates relating to the sustainable use of energy are addressed in this far-reaching Handbook. The contributing authors discuss the ongoing debates about sustainability and energy use, energy economics, renewable energy, efficiency and climate policy. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 289.00   Web: $ 260.10
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  18. Environmental Taxation in China and Asia-Pacific

    Environmental Taxation in China and Asia-Pacific

    Edited by Larry Kreiser, Julsuchada Sirisom, Hope Ashiabor, Janet E. Milne
    Environmental Taxation in China and Asia-Pacific contains an integrated set of detailed chapters providing insights and analysis on how fiscal policy can be used to achieve environmental sustainability. Highly topical chapters include energy tax policy in China, environmental fiscal reform, carbon tax policy in northeast Asia and environmental taxation strategies in China, Asia and Australia, as well as many other relevant topics. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 128.00   Web: $ 115.20
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  19. Energy and Environmental Policy in China

    Energy and Environmental Policy in China

    ZhongXiang Zhang
    This pioneering book provides a comprehensive, rigorous and in-depth analysis of China’s energy and environmental policy for the transition towards a low-carbon economy. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 116.00   Web: $ 104.40
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  20. Green Taxation in East Asia

    Green Taxation in East Asia

    Edited by Richard Cullen, Jefferson VanderWolk, Yan Xu
    The core concern of this book is the potential use of taxation and related measures to foster climate-helpful, large-scale change within East Asia. The contributing authors examine key issues such as how Greater China, for instance, confronts severe environmental problems which are a direct product of several decades of remarkable economic growth. The detailed analysis in this book identifies a range of green taxation guidelines for East Asia as it seeks to drive down striking levels of environmental degradation – and tackle the climate change challenge. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 136.00   Web: $ 122.40
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