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  • Sustainability-oriented Innovation Systems in China and India

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tilman Altenburg

    Global economic growth, recently fuelled by Asia’s emerging economies, has greatly accelerated the accumulation of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere and boosted demand for scarce natural resources, including energy, food and mineral raw materials. These developments are pushing the planet close to…

    Hardback – 2015-09-22
    Routledge

  • Mountain Movers

    Mining, Sustainability and the Agents of Change, 1st Edition

    By Daniel M. Franks

    The products of mining are everywhere – if it wasn’t grown, it was mined or drilled. But the mining industry has a chequered past. Pollution, human rights abuses, and corruption have tarnished the reputation of the industry across the globe. Over a decade ago the major mining companies embraced the…

    Paperback – 2015-09-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies of the Extractive Industries and Sustainable Development

  • Handbook of Oil Politics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert E. Looney

    These days, one would have a difficult time picking up a newspaper, or watching a newscast that did not have a lead story dealing with some aspect of oil. From instability in the Middle East, to stock market crashes and concerns over the health of the world economy, to wars that seem to break out…

    Paperback – 2015-08-07
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Energy Security for the EU in the 21st Century

    Markets, Geopolitics and Corridors, 1st Edition

    Edited by José María Marín Quemada, Javier García-Verdugo, Gonzalo Escribano

    Recent developments like the rising trend in crude oil price, the international economic crisis, the civil revolts in Northern Africa and the Middle East, the nuclear threat in Japan after the tsunami, the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico and the economic growth of emerging countries like China and…

    Paperback – 2015-06-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

  • Post-Petroleum Design

    1st Edition

    By George Elvin

    Despite the growing demand for design strategies to reduce our petroleum use, no one has yet brought together the lessons of the world’s leading post-petroleum designers into a single resource. Post-Petroleum Design brings them together for the first time. Readers will be introduced to the most…

    Paperback – 2015-05-15
    Routledge

  • Corporate Governance and Resource Security in China

    The Transformation of China's Global Resources Companies, 1st Edition

    By Xinting Jia, Roman Tomasic

    Corporate governance has become a household term and investors across the world are demanding more transparency and accountability from controllers of listed corporations. The current resources boom that has been driven by soaring demand from China has brought China’s listed resources companies…

    Paperback – 2015-04-07
    Routledge

  • Commodity Trade and Finance

    2nd Edition

    By Michael Tamvakis

    What affects the supply of oil? How important is the weather in determining grain prices? Why has the price of copper skyrocketed? This unique book analyses the economics of key commodity groups, including energy, agriculture and metals. It examines the supply/demand fundamentals of several major…

    Hardback – 2015-03-19
    Informa Law from Routledge
    The Grammenos Library

  • The Coal Question (Routledge Revivals)

    Political Economy and Industrial Change from the Nineteenth Century to the Present Day, 1st Edition

    By Ben Fine

    The coal industry has always occupied a symbolic place in British economic and political life, inspiring debates and arousing passions throughout the last two centuries. This account of the economics of coal, first published in 1990, is unique in its comprehensive three-part approach. First, Ben…

    Paperback – 2014-12-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Environmental Impacts of Renewable Energy

    1st Edition

    By Frank R. Spellman

    Renewable Energy Has a Good Side and a Bad Side… Evaluate Both All energy sources affect the environment in which we live. While fossil fuels may essentially do more harm, renewable energy sources can also pose a threat to the environment. Allowing for the various renewable energy sources: solar,…

    Hardback – 2014-12-02
    CRC Press
    Energy and the Environment

  • Power, Politics and Maritime Governance in the Indian Ocean

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jivanta Schoettli

    The Indian Ocean is of tremendous geo-political and strategic relevance. More than eighty per cent of global seaborne trade in oil passes through the Ocean. Access to resources is under-regulated (fishing) or has yet to be conceived (deep sea bed mining) and security concerns such as piracy…

    Hardback – 2014-11-28
    Routledge

  • Want, Waste or War?

    The Global Resource Nexus and the Struggle for Land, Energy, Food, Water and Minerals, 1st Edition

    By Philip Andrews-Speed, Raimund Bleischwitz, Tim Boersma, Corey Johnson, Geoffrey Kemp, Stacy D. VanDeveer

    In addition to environmental change, the structure and trends of global politics and the economy are also changing as more countries join the ranks of the world’s largest economies with their resource-intensive patterns. The nexus approach, conceptualized as attention to resource connections and…

    Paperback – 2014-11-25
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • An Economic Geography of Oil (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Peter R. Odell

    An Economic Geography of Oil, first published in 1963, analyses the reasons behind the spatial distribution of the different sectors of the world oil industry. In the first part of the book, Peter Odell examines the pattern of the world supply of oil, showing the important changes that took place…

    Paperback – 2014-08-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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