Environmental Economics Products

  • Sustainability in Transition

    Principles for Developing Solutions

    By Travis Gliedt, Kelli Larson

    Sustainability in Transition: Principles for Developing Solutions offers the first in-depth education-focused treatment of how to address sustainability in a comprehensive manner. The textbook is structured as a learning-centered approach to walk students through the process of linking sustainable…

    Paperback – 2018-07-15 

  • Feminist Political Ecology and the Economics of Care

    Edited by Christine Bauhardt, Wendy Harcourt

    Since the recent financial crisis in 2008, analytical and practical alternatives to the capitalist economy have seen a revival not only in different practices but also in theory. To put it bluntly, economic growth does not remedy social inequality and it is no guarantee of individual and social…

    Hardback – 2018-06-15 
    Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

  • Farmers' Cooperatives and Sustainable Food Systems in Europe

    By Raquel Ajates Gonzalez

    Farmers' cooperatives are very prevalent in the European Union, where they account for approximately half of agricultural trade and thus are key to articulating rural realities and in shaping the sustainability credentials of European food and farming. This book analyses to what extent farmers'…

    Hardback – 2018-06-12 
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • The Political Economy of the European Union’s Emissions Trading System

    By Andriana Vlachou

    Climate change is considered the major international environmental problem of our time. Emission trading was incorporated in the Kyoto Protocol and is widely presented as the best instrument for combating global warming. The European Union’s Emissions Trading System was the first such trading…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

  • Resources, Financial Risk and the Dynamics of Growth

    Systems and society

    By Aled Jones, Roberto Pasqualino

    Decision making processes within government and the finance sector are unable to adequately engage with the interconnectivity of environmental, economic, geopolitical, societal and technological systems, and the associated growth in systemic risk. One significant factor is the inability of models…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 

  • Redesigning Petroleum Taxation

    Aligning Government and Investors in the UK

    By Emre Usenmez

    Since its inception some 40 years ago, petroleum-specific taxation in the UK has been subject to numerous modifications, most recently in 2015. Often these modifications were brought into place not only to sufficiently incentivise the investors but also to capture a fair share for the government.…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

  • The Routledge Handbook of Agricultural Economics

    Edited by Gail L. Cramer

    Agricultural economics includes applied economics and the fields of consumer and food economics, production and farm management, marketing, policy, and finance as well as economic development and international economics. Agricultural economics therefore encompasses a large sector of any economy and…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31 
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Designing for the Circular Economy

    Strategy and Implementation for the Next Generation of Sustainable Organizations

    Edited by Martin Charter

    The circular economy describes a world in which reuse through repair, reconditioning and refurbishment is the prevailing social and economic model. The business opportunities are huge but developing product and service offerings and achieving competitive advantage means rethinking your business…

    Hardback – 2018-05-30 

  • Towards the Ethics of a Green Future (Open Access)

    The Theory and Practice of Human Rights for Future People

    Edited by Marcus Düwell, Gerhard Bos, Naomi van Steenbergen

    What are our obligations towards future generations who stand to be harmed by the impact of today’s environmental crises? This book explores ecological sustainability as a human rights issue and examines what our long-term responsibilities might be. This interdisciplinary collection of chapters…

    Paperback – 2018-05-28 
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • Sustaining Prosperity, Nature and Wellbeing

    What do the Indicators Tell Us?

    By Peter L.P. Bartelmus

    This book explores what is needed for an overall evaluation of the prosperity and wellbeing of people within a framework of sustaining the economy, environment and development. The book begins by assessing the validity of available data, indicators and indices in decision and policy-making. It…

    Paperback – 2018-05-22 

  • Fossil Fuel Subsidy Reforms

    A Guide to Economic and Political Complexity

    By Jun Rentschler

    Countries around the world are spending close to $500 billion per year on subsidising fossil fuel consumption. The G20 countries alone spend another $450 billion on subsidising fossil fuel production. In addition, the indirect social welfare costs of these subsidies have been shown to be…

    Hardback – 2018-05-17 
    Routledge Studies in Energy Policy

  • Stranded Assets and the Environment

    Risk, Resilience and Opportunity

    Edited by Ben Caldecott

    Drawing on the work of leading researchers and practitioners from a range of disciplines, including economic geography, economics, economic history, finance, law, and public policy, this edited collection provides a comprehensive assessment of stranded assets and the environment, covering the…

    Hardback – 2018-05-10 
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

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