Ecological Economics Products

  • Forest Management Auditing

    Certification of Forest Products and Services

    Edited by Lucio Brotto, Davide Pettenella

    Forest management auditing is expanding from its traditional focus on forest management, stewardship and chain of custody certification to more innovative topics such as ecosystem services, forest carbon credits, non-wood forest products, wood energy and fair trade certification. Forest managers,…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Principles of Environmental Economics and Sustainability

    An Integrated Economic and Ecological Approach, 4th Edition

    By Ahmed Hussen

    Principles of Environmental Economics and Sustainability was the first textbook to make a serious attempt to systematically integrate ecological and economic principles. It successfully introduced ecological perspectives to the study of environmental economics while maintaining the integrity of the…

    Paperback – 2018-08-17 
    Routledge

  • 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
    Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

  • High-Speed Rail and Sustainability

    Decision-making and the political economy of investment

    Edited by Blas Luis Pérez Henríquez, Elizabeth Deakin

    High speed rail (HSR) is being touted as a strategic investment for connecting people across regions, while also fostering prosperity and smart urban growth. However, as its popularity increases, its implementation has become contentious with various parties contesting the validity of socioeconomic…

    Paperback – 2018-06-13 
    Routledge

  • The Economics of Biofuels

    The impact of EU bioenergy policy on agricultural markets and land grabbing in Africa

    By Stefania Bracco

    Biofuels are a renewable source of energy used mainly for transportation. They link together food, energy and natural resources sectors, and involve ecological, social and inequality issues. They are an emblematic example of the interactions between economic, environmental, social and political…

    Paperback – 2018-05-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

  • 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 
    Routledge

  • Ecosystem Services and Poverty Alleviation (OPEN ACCESS)

    Trade-offs and Governance

    Edited by Kate Schreckenberg, Georgina Mace, Mahesh Poudyal

    Understanding how to sustain the services that ecosystems provide in support of human wellbeing is an active and growing research area. This book provides a state-of-the-art review of current thinking on the links between ecosystem services and poverty alleviation. In part it showcases the key…

    Paperback – 2018-05-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ecosystem Services

  • The Economic Theory of Community Forestry

    By David Robinson

    Community forestry is an expanding model of forest management around the world. Over a quarter of forests in developing countries are now owned by or assigned to communities and there is a growing community forestry movement in developed countries such as Canada and the USA. There is, however, no…

    Paperback – 2018-05-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics

  • History of the Future of Economic Growth

    Historical Roots of Current Debates on Sustainable Degrowth

    Edited by Iris Borowy, Matthias Schmelzer

    The future of economic growth is one of the decisive questions of the twenty-first century. Alarmed by declining growth rates in industrialized countries, climate change, and rising socio-economic inequalities, among other challenges, more and more people demand to look for alternatives beyond…

    Paperback – 2018-03-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

  • Sustainability

    A Way to Abundance

    By Corrado Sommariva

    The book describes mechanisms whereby the Earth naturally thrives towards energy and resources abundance and how unsustainable industrial practices alter this trend. The role of technology in addressing sustainably mankind demand for affluence reversing the environmental damage are illustrated…

    Hardback – 2018-03-01
    CRC Press

  • Routledge Handbook of Ecosystem Services

    Edited by Marion Potschin, Roy Haines-Young, Robert Fish, R. Kerry Turner

    The idea that nature provides services to people is one of the most powerful concepts to have emerged over the last two decades. It is shaping our understanding of the role that biodiverse ecosystems play in the environment and their benefits for humankind. As a result, there is a growing…

    Paperback – 2018-02-19
    Routledge

  • Shared Governance for Sustainable Working Landscapes

    By Timothy M. Gieseke

    Sustaining our agricultural landscapes is no longer just a technical, scientific or even political problem, but it has evolved into a socially complex, so-called wicked problem of conflicting social governance and economics. This creates an extreme economic obstacle where the value of ecosystem…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    CRC Press

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