Dictionary of Environmental Economics

Dictionary of Environmental Economics

by Anil Markandya, Renat Perelet, Pamela Mason, Tim Taylor
     
 

ISBN-10: 1853835293

ISBN-13: 9781853835292

Pub. Date: 04/28/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

A comprehensive dictionary of environmental economics, compiled by leading academics in the field. Each expression or phrase is explained clearly in non-technical language, with references given to its use in the growing literature on the subject area. From abatement to zonal travel cost method (ZTCM), there are over 1000 cross-referenced entries covering topics

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A comprehensive dictionary of environmental economics, compiled by leading academics in the field. Each expression or phrase is explained clearly in non-technical language, with references given to its use in the growing literature on the subject area. From abatement to zonal travel cost method (ZTCM), there are over 1000 cross-referenced entries covering topics such as: environmental instruments for policy-making, techniques applied in environmental and natural resource economics, major issues in environmental economics and environmental management, economics of sustainable development, natural resource accounting, and international environmental agreements. As well as providing incisive answers to questions such as 'What is natural capital?' or 'when are crowding diseconomies important?', the dictionary includes a list of commonly used acronyms and abbreviations, and a complete bibliography detailing the major texts in the field is provided.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781853835292
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
04/28/2001
Edition description:
1
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
6.38(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

List of Figure and Tables
• List of Acronyms and Abbreviations
• Preface by Anil Markandya
• Acknowledgments
• The Dictionary
• References

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