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  • Routledge Handbook of Water Law and Policy

    Edited by Alistair Rieu-Clarke, Andrew Allan, Sarah Hendry

    Water plays a key role in addressing the most pressing global challenges of our time, including climate change adaptation, food and energy security, environmental sustainability, and the promotion of peace and stability. This comprehensive handbook explores the pivotal place of law and…

    Hardback – 2017-02-08 

  • The Role of Government in Water Markets

    By Vanessa Casado-Perez

    Water is an increasingly scarce resource in developed regions all over the world. Current methods to allocate it are not economically or environmentally efficient, but water markets offer one potential solution in the form of a regulatory response to water scarcity. The debate on water markets is…

    Hardback – 2016-12-15 

  • Catching Up and Leapfrogging

    The new latecomers in the integrated circuits industry

    By Xiao-Shan Yap, Rajah Rasiah

    Ever since Schumpeter’s ground breaking work there has been a plethora of new research seeking to extend the direction and dynamics of innovation. Using a rich account of detailed interviews, this book offers new evidence on how latecomers have successfully caught up and leapfrogged incumbent firms…

    Hardback – 2016-12-09 
    Routledge Studies in Global Competition

  • Environmental Water Markets and Regulation

    A comparative legal approach

    By Katherine Owens

    River systems around the world are degraded and are being used unsustainably. Meeting this challenge requires the development of flexible regimes that have the potential to meet essential consumptive needs while restoring environmental flows. This book focuses on how water trading frameworks can be…

    Hardback – 2016-10-18
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • Sustainability at Work

    Careers that make a difference

    By Marilyn Waite

    Sustainability at Work is a compelling guide for everyone who wants to have both a successful career and a career that makes a positive difference in society. Containing career advice of great value to students of sustainability, and explaining how they can apply their knowledge to their future…

    Paperback – 2016-10-05

  • Industrialising Rural India

    Land, policy and resistance

    Edited by Kenneth Bo Nielsen, Patrik Oskarsson

    Rapid industrialisation is promoted by many as the most feasible way of rejuvenating the Indian economy, and as a way of generating employment on a large scale. At the same time, the transfer of land from rural communities and indigenous groups for industrial parks, mining, or Special Economic…

    Hardback – 2016-09-19
    Routledge Studies of the Extractive Industries and Sustainable Development

  • Water Regimes

    Beyond the public and private sector debate

    Edited by Dominique Lorrain, Franck Poupeau

    In recent years the water sector has undergone profound institutional, economic and political transformations. Some countries have encouraged privatization of water services, but in many cases this has provoked adverse reaction to such a neoliberal and market-based approach to this common shared…

    Hardback – 2016-09-19
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • Introduction to Energy Analysis

    2nd Edition

    By Kornelis Blok, Evert Nieuwlaar

    The energy supply and demand system is of great importance for society, from economic, social, and ecological viewpoints. The last decade in particular has seen rapid changes in the world of energy systems, and it is therefore now an important area for study, academic research, and professional…

    Paperback – 2016-09-15

  • The Ganges River Basin

    Status and Challenges in Water, Environment and Livelihoods

    Edited by Luna Bharati, Bharat R. Sharma, Vladimir Smakhtin

    The Ganges is one of the most complex yet fascinating river systems in the world. The basin is characterized by a high degree of heterogeneity from climatic, hydrological, geomorphological, cultural, environmental and socio-economic perspectives. More than 500 million people are directly or…

    Hardback – 2016-08-31
    Earthscan Series on Major River Basins of the World

  • The Volta River Basin

    Water for Food, Economic Growth and Environment

    Edited by Timothy O. Williams, Marloes L. Mul, Charles A. Biney, Vladimir Smakhtin

    The Volta River Basin (VRB) is an important transboundary basin in West Africa that covers approximately 410,000 square kilometres across six countries: Benin, Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Mali and Togo. Its natural resources sustain the livelihoods of its population and contribute to…

    Hardback – 2016-08-30
    Earthscan Series on Major River Basins of the World

  • Legal Frameworks for Transparency in Water Utilities Regulation

    A comparative perspective

    By Mohamad Mova Al'Afghani

    Transparency in the regulation of water utilities is essential in order to ensure quality and fairness. This book explores and compares different regulatory arrangements in the water utilities sectors in three jurisdictions to determine which regulatory and ownership model is most transparent and…

    Hardback – 2016-08-22
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • Routledge Revivals: A Failed Strategy (1993)

    The Offshore Oil Industry's Development of the Outer Contintental Shelf

    By Geoffrey C. Laendner

    First published in 1993, this book traces and analyses the changing policies of American offshore oil companies concerning the exploration and development of the Outer Continental Shelf in the period from 1970 to 1976 — covering environmental legislation, the oil embargo, presidential initiatives,…

    Hardback – 2016-08-12

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