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Ecological Economics by Charles Perrings
Book DescriptionThe field of ecological economics developed in the late 1980s at the intersection of the social and natural sciences, with roots in political economy, ecology and biology, and has had a significant impact on research agendas and policy in related fields in subsequent years. This collection of classic and contemporary papers in ecological economics and its precursors includes an introductory essay that explores how the field has developed over time and identifies the main strands in the literature. Volume I reviews the roots and evolution of ecological economics as a field. Volume II examines the methodological and technical challenges posed by the development of a new field at the intersection of a number of mature disciplines. Volume III focuses on the major developments in ecological economics of the last decade. Volume IV looks at the ecological economics of sustainability.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781412948609
(234mm x 156mm x mm)
Imprint: SAGE Publications Ltd
Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd
Publish Date: 9-Dec-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Charles Perrings
Our Uncommon Heritage, Paperback (April 2014)
An important, interdisciplinary study of the many dimensions of human-driven biodiversity change.
Bioinvasions and Globalization, Paperback (December 2009)
This volume addresses the issue of biological invasions from both an ecological and economic perspective, providing an in-depth evaluation of the science and its implications for managing the causes and consequences of one of the most pressing environmental issues facing humans today.
Economy and Environment, Paperback (October 2005)
Studying the interaction of the economy with its environment, this essay shows the 'market solution' to environmental problems generates increasing uncertainty.
Biodiversity Loss, Paperback (January 1997)» View all books by Charles Perrings
The book reports key findings of a research program in which economists and ecologists considered the consequences of biodiversity loss.
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Author Biography - Charles Perrings
Charles Perrings is Professor of Environmental/Ecological Economics at Arizona State University. Previous appointments include Professor of Environmental Economic and Environmental Management at the University of York; Professor of Economics at the University of California, Riverside; Director of the Biodiversity Programme of the Beijer Institute, Stockholm; Professor of Economics at the University of Botswana; and Associate Professor of Economics at the University of Auckland. Until 2005 he was editor of Environment and Development Economics, and he remains on the editorial board of several other journals in environmental, resource and ecological economics, and in conservation ecology. He is Past President of the International Society for Ecological Economics; Vice Chair of the Scientific Committee of Diversitas, an international programme of biodiversity science, and co-Chair of the Diversitas core project ecoSERVICES. His publications include a number of scientific papers and several monographs and edited volumes.
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