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  • Oil Prices, Energy Security, and Import Policy

    1st Edition

    By Douglas R. Bohi, W. David Montgomery

    This book, first published in 1982, takes the interaction between the domestic economy and the international trade in oil and, through the use of a consistent microeconomic framework, examines the conditions under which energy and related policies may or may not improve the performance of the U.S.…

    Paperback – 2017-02-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Agricultural Productivity

    Measurement and Explanation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susan M. Capalbo, John M. Antle

    This book, first published in 1988, provides a comprehensive, integrated body of knowledge concerning agricultural productivity research, highlighting both its strengths and limitations. This book will be of value to scholars and research leaders for the knowledge it conveys of future productivity…

    Paperback – 2017-02-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Pesticide Policy, Production Risk, and Producer Welfare

    An Econometric Approach to Applied Welfare Economics, 1st Edition

    By John M. Antle

    The use of pesticides to control agricultural pests both benefits farm production and imposes health and environmental costs on producers and society. This title, first published in 1988, includes an application of the author’s methodology to tomato production, in which Antle illuminates the roles…

    Paperback – 2017-02-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Liquid Metal Fast Breeder Reactor

    An Environmental and Economic Critique, 1st Edition

    By Thomas B. Cochran

    In this book, Thomas B. Cochran takes a critical look at the economic and environmental arguments which have been made in favour of an early introduction of the liquid metal fast breeder reactor (LMFBR) as a central component of the United States electrical energy system. First published in 1974,…

    Paperback – 2017-02-22
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    Routledge Revivals

  • Trends in Energy Use in Industrial Societies

    An Overview, 1st Edition

    By Joy Dunkerley

    Taken from a report for the Electric Power Research Institute, Joy Dunkerley’s study aims to clarify the relationship between energy consumption and economic output in industrialised countries. Originally published in 1980 and using data from 1972, this study uses cross-country comparisons of…

    Paperback – 2017-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • U.S. Household Consumption, Income, and Demographic Changes

    1975-2025, 1st Edition

    By Philip Musgrove

    The impacts of the two variables of population and income growth on resources and the environment are transmitted through their effects on the demands for goods and services. To enrich our understanding of the impacts of population and income on consumer demand, Philip Musgrove, with the assistance…

    Paperback – 2017-02-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Environmental Resources and Applied Welfare Economics

    Essays in Honor of John V. Krutilla, 1st Edition

    Edited by V. Kerry Smith

    This book, first published in 1988, provides an overview of the diverse work that was being done in applied and theoretical environmental and resource economics. Some essays reflect upon the background of the work of John Krutilla, one of the founders of Resources for the Future and a leading…

    Paperback – 2017-02-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Water Pollution

    Economics Aspects and Research Needs, 1st Edition

    By Allen V. Kneese

    Public agencies and industry will probably spend tens of billions of dollars on new water pollution abatement facilities in the next few decades. Added billions will be spent for the operation of new and existing facilities. How can physical science research reduce the cost of achieving objectives?…

    Paperback – 2017-02-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Quality of the Environment

    An Economic Approach to Some Problems in Using Land, Water, and Air, 1st Edition

    By Orris C. Herfindahl, Allen V. Kneese

    Contemporary society is dependent on man’s ability to work fundamental changes in the natural environment. In using resources to produce high and rising levels of income, however, effects are often produced that are incidental to the main purpose. This study, first published in 1965, explores some…

    Paperback – 2017-02-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Governing Transboundary Waters

    Canada, the United States, and Indigenous Communities, 1st Edition

    By Emma S. Norman

    Winner of the Political Geography Specialty Group's 2015 Julian Minghi Distinguished Book Award! With almost the entire world’s water basins crossing political borders of some kind, understanding how to cooperate with one’s neighbor is of global relevance. For Indigenous communities, whose…

    Paperback – 2017-02-07
    Routledge

  • Negotiating the Sustainable Development Goals

    A transformational agenda for an insecure world, 1st Edition

    By Felix Dodds, Ambassador David Donoghue, Jimena Leiva Roesch

    The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a universal set of seventeen goals and 169 targets, with accompanying indicators, which were agreed by UN member states to frame their policy agendas for the fifteen-year period from 2015 to 2030. Written by three authors who have been engaged in the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-01
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of the Climate Change Movement

    1st Edition

    Edited by Matthias Dietz, Heiko Garrelts

    This handbook provides a comprehensive overview of the growing transnational climate movement. A dual focus on climate politics and civil society provides a hitherto unavailable broad and systematic analysis of the current global movement, highlighting how its dynamic and diverse character can play…

    Paperback – 2016-10-11
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

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