×

Uh-oh, it looks like your Internet Explorer is out of date.

For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now.

Introduction to Environmental Economics / Edition 2
     

Introduction to Environmental Economics / Edition 2

by Nick Hanley, Jason Shogren, Ben White
 

See All Formats & Editions

ISBN-10: 0199568731

ISBN-13: 9780199568734

Pub. Date: 04/05/2013

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Accessible to students with little or no background in the subject, Introduction to Environmental Economics, Second Edition, features an exceptionally clear writing style, a global approach, and wide-ranging theoretical coverage.

The first part of the book carefully explains core economic concepts, while the second part shows how these concepts are used to

Overview

Accessible to students with little or no background in the subject, Introduction to Environmental Economics, Second Edition, features an exceptionally clear writing style, a global approach, and wide-ranging theoretical coverage.

The first part of the book carefully explains core economic concepts, while the second part shows how these concepts are used to develop policy responses to several of today's most vital environmental issues including climate change, water pollution, and loss of biodiversity.

Ideal for upper-level undergraduate courses in environmental economics, the text incorporates a variety of case studies drawn from around the world and assesses different economic theories in the context of environmental issues.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199568734
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
04/05/2013
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
324
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

PART ONE
1. Introduction
2. Markets and the Environment
3. Valuing the Environment: Concepts
4. Valuing the Environment: Methods
5. Behavior and Environmental Risk
6. Economic Growth, the Environment, and Sustainable Development
7. Strategic Interaction and the Environment
8. Trade and the Environment

PART TWO
9. The Economics of Climate Change
10. Forests
11. The Economics of Water Pollution
12. Biodiversity
13. Energy and Resources

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Post to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews