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Environmental and Natural Resource Economics

Environmental and Natural Resource Economics - 8th edition

Environmental and Natural Resource Economics - 8th edition

ISBN13: 9780321485717

ISBN10: 0321485718

Environmental and Natural Resource Economics by Tom Tietenberg - ISBN 9780321485717
Edition: 8TH 09
Copyright: 2009
Publisher: Addison-Wesley Longman, Inc.
Published: 2009
International: No
Environmental and Natural Resource Economics by Tom Tietenberg - ISBN 9780321485717

ISBN13: 9780321485717

ISBN10: 0321485718

Edition: 8TH 09

Summary

KEY MESSAGE:Environmental and Natural Resource Economicstakes a policy-oriented approach, introducing economic theory in the context of debates and empirical work from the field. Students leave the course with a global perspective of both environmental and natural resource economics. Visions of the Future; Valuing the Environment: Concepts; Valuing the Environment: Methods; Property Rights, Externalities, and Environmental Problems; Dynamic Efficiency and Sustainable Development; The Population Problem; The Allocation of Depletable and Renewable Resources: An Overview; Energy: the Transition From Depletable to Renewable Resources; Recyclable Resources: Minerals, Paper, Bottles, andE-waste; Replenishable but Depletable Resources: Water; Land; Reproducible Private-Property Resources: Agriculture; Storable, Renewable Resources: Forests; Common-Pool Resources: Fisheries and Other Commercially Valuable Species; Economics of Pollution Control: An Overview; Stationary-Source Local Air Pollution; Regional and Global Air Pollutants: Acid Rain and Atmospheric Modification; Mobile-Source Air Pollution; Water Pollution; Toxic Substances; Environmental Justice; Development, Poverty, and the Environment; The Quest for Sustainable Development; Visions of the Future Revisited. For all readers interested in environmental and natural resource economics.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

1. Visions of the Future

2. Valuing the Environment: Concepts

3. Valuing the Environment: Methods

4. Property Rights, Externalities, and Environmental Problems

5. Dynamic Efficiency and Sustainable Development

6. The Population Problem

7. The Allocation of Depletable and Renewable Resources: An Overview

8. Energy: the Transition From Depletable to Renewable Resources

9. Recyclable Resources: Minerals, Paper, Bottles, andE-waste

10. Replenishable but Depletable Resources: Water

11. Land

12. Reproducible Private-Property Resources: Agriculture

13. Storable, Renewable Resources: Forests

14. Common-Pool Resources: Fisheries and Other Commercially Valuable Species

15. Economics of Pollution Control: An Overview

16. Stationary-Source Local Air Pollution

17. Regional and Global Air Pollutants: Acid Rain and Atmospheric Modification

18. Mobile-Source Air Pollution

19. Water Pollution

20. Toxic Substances

21. Environmental Justice

22. Development, Poverty, and the Environment

23. The Quest for Sustainable Development

24. Visions of the Future Revisited

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