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Applying Economics to the Environment

by Clifford S. Russell

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


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Number of Pages398
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Open LibraryOL7388722M
ISBN 10019512684X
ISBN 109780195126846

Environmental Economics is a sub-area in the field of Economics. It focuses on the incentives rational humans have when deciding to use our natural environment’s scarce resources. Background. Environmental economics, like many academic sub-fields, was established slowly and sporadically over an indefinite time period. The Sixth Edition of Economics of the Environment: Selected Readings has just been published by W. W. Norton & Company of New York and London. Through five previous editions, Economics of the Environment has served as a valuable supplement to environmental economics texts and as a stand-alone book of original readings in the field of environmental economics.

  Gregory Makiw’s book, “Principles of Economics,” uses a graph to explain how a person allocates her time based on the desire for more goods or leisure. In everyday life, this scenario is demonstrated when she turns down a high-paying job because of the hour work weeks that come with it. The book is intended for advanced courses in environmental and welfare economics, and as a reference work for those interested in the theory of measurement of welfare and .

The penultimate section of this chapter highlights major modern issues (covered in this book) that can be assessed by applying methods developed in natural resource economics or closely related Author: Clement Allan Tisdell.   5 books about economics and the environment From cheap fashion to the billion-dollar trash trade, the following five books demonstrate some of the key connections between economic and natural : Helen Jupiter.


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