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  • High Speed Rail and Sustainability

    Decision-making and the political economy of investment

    Edited by Blas Luis Prez Henrquez, 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…

    Hardback – 2016-12-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • Neoliberal Structural Change and the Electricity Sector

    A Régulationist Analysis

    By Lynne Chester

    This book presents an unparalleled account of the drivers and outcomes of electricity sector liberalisation, and argues that this industrial restructuring has created pervasive threats to long-term economic growth, financial market stability, environmental degradation and society’s well-being. The…

    Hardback – 2016-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

  • How Power Shapes Energy Transitions in Southeast Asia

    A complex governance challenge

    By Jens Marquardt

    An understanding of the role of energy-related governance systems and the conditions required for a shift towards renewables in developing countries is urgently needed in order to tap into the global potential of low-carbon development. Although renewable energy sources have become technically…

    Hardback – 2016-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Transitions

  • China’s Role in Reducing Carbon Emissions

    The stabilisation of energy consumption

    By David Toke

    Hardback – 2016-11-30 
    Routledge

  • International Economics

    A Heterodox Approach, 3rd Edition

    By Hendrik Van den Berg

    Now in its third edition, Hendrik Van den Berg’s International Economics: A Heterodox Approach covers all of the standard topics taught in undergraduate International Economics courses. Written in a friendly and approachable style, this new edition is unique in that it presents the key orthodox…

    Paperback – 2016-11-29 
    Routledge

  • Economics and the Environment

    A Materials Balance Approach

    By Allen V. Kneese, Robert U. Ayres, Ralph C. d'Arge

    This monograph length report, first published in 1970, originated from a program of research at Resources for the Future that dealt with the management of residuals and of environmental quality. It presents some of the broad concepts that the program was based on and represents the effort to break…

    Paperback – 2016-11-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Modeling Energy-Economy Interactions

    Five Appoaches

    Edited by Charles J. Hitch

    This report, first published in 1977, explores several different approaches to the same question; namely, how severe will be the impact on key U.S. macro-economic variables of the transition from main reliance on oil and natural gas to other sources of energy? This book will be of interest to…

    Paperback – 2016-11-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Disaster Risk Reduction for Economic Growth and Livelihood

    Investing in Resilience and Development

    Edited by Ian Davis, Kae Yanagisawa, Kristalina Georgieva

    The prevalence of natural disasters in recent years has highlighted the importance of preparing adequately for disasters and dealing efficiently with their consequences. This book addresses how countries can enhance their resilience against natural disasters and move towards economic growth and…

    Paperback – 2016-11-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • Clipped Wings

    Corporate social and environmental responsibility in the airline industry

    By Deborah Ancell

    Within the developed world, airlines have responded to the advice of advocates for corporate social and environmental responsibility (CSER) to use the intertwined dimensions of economics, society and environment to guide their business activities. However, disingenuously, the advocates and…

    Hardback – 2016-11-21 
    Routledge

  • Brazil in the Anthropocene

    Conflicts between predatory development and environmental policies

    Edited by Liz-Rejane Issberner, Philippe Lena

    Brazil is considered one of the world’s most important environmental powers. With a continental territory containing almost 70% of the Amazon rainforest, along with a rich biodiversity and huge amount of natural resources, its geopolitical role in environmental decisions is crucial to ongoing…

    Hardback – 2016-11-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • A Political Economy of Attention, Mindfulness and Sustainable Consumption

    The Mindful Commons

    By Peter Doran

    Advertising, the mass media, technological advances in social media and celebrity culture have come to mediate our popular self-understanding and how we relate to notions of self in a profound way. There is an increasing recognition that ‘attention deficit’ is the price individuals now pay for…

    Hardback – 2016-11-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • Fisheries Subsidies, Sustainable Development and the WTO

    Edited by Anja von Moltke

    The fisheries sector is in crisis. Inappropriate subsidies to the fishing industry are a key factor responsible for worldwide fisheries depletion, overcapitalization and ecosystem degradation. There is an urgent need for an international mechanism to promote the appropriate restructuring of…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 
    Routledge

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