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The Resource Building a green economy : perspectives from ecological economics, edited by Robert B. Richardson

Building a green economy : perspectives from ecological economics, edited by Robert B. Richardson

Label
Building a green economy : perspectives from ecological economics
Title
Building a green economy
Title remainder
perspectives from ecological economics
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert B. Richardson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The first decade of the twenty-first century has been characterized by a growing global awareness of the tremendous strains that human economic activity place on natural resources and the environment. As the world's population increases, so does the demand for energy, food, and other resources, which adds to existing stresses on ecosystems, with potentially disastrous consequences. Humanity is at a crossroads in our pathway to future prosperity, and our next steps will impact our long-term sustainability immensely. In this timely volume, leading ecological economics scholars offer a variety o
Cataloging source
E7B
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Richardson, Robert B
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ecology
  • Environmental economics
  • Environmental policy
  • Sustainable development
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Ecology
  • Environmental economics
  • Environmental policy
  • Sustainable development
  • United States
Label
Building a green economy : perspectives from ecological economics, edited by Robert B. Richardson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Contents ""; ""Preface ""; ""Perspectives on a Green Economy ""; ""Building a Green Economy: The Case for an Economic Paint Job / Robert B. Richardson ""; ""Taking Ecological Economics Seriously: It's the Biosphere, Stupid / David Korten ""; ""Beyond the Ivory Tower: Why Progress Needs More Ecological Economists to Actively Engage / Kristen A. Sheeran ""; ""Ruin and Recovery: The Economics of Michigan's Natural Resources / David Dempsey ""; ""Historical and Theoretical Perspectives ""
  • ""Noble Savages or Consummate Consumers: The Behavioral Ecology of Building a Green Conservation Future / Bobbi S. Low """"Green Keynesianism: Beyond Standard Growth Paradigms / Jonathan M. Harris ""; ""The Economics of Information in a Green Economy / Joshua Farley and Skyler Perkins ""; ""The Evolution of Ego'n'Empathy: Progress in Forming the Centerpiece for Ecological Economic Theory / William M. Hayes and Gary D. Lynne ""; ""Civic Empowerment in an Age of Corporate Excess / Ed Lorenz ""; ""Environmental Justice Challenges for Ecosystem Service Valuation / Matthew A. Weber ""
  • ""Applications and Practice """"Assessing the Trade-Offs for an Urban Green Economy / Myrna Hall, Ning Sun, Stephen Balogh, Catherine Foley, and Ruqi Li ""; ""Green Jobs: Who Benefits? : Demographic Forecasting of Job Creation in U.S. Green Jobs Studies / Kyle Gracey ""; ""Great Lakes, Great Debates: Facilitating Public Engagement on Offshore Wind Energy Using the Delphi Inquiry Approach / Erik Nordman, Jon VanderMolen, Betty Gajewski, and Aaron Ferguson ""; ""Endogenous Environmental Discounting and Climate-Economy Modeling / Philip Sirianni ""
  • ""A Genuine Metric for Assessing Business Sustainability / Matthew P.H. Taylor, Darrell Brown, David E. Ervin, Jim Thayer, and Brett Cassidy """"The Case for ""Improvement"" in Corporate Sustainability Indicators / Richard Grogan ""; ""Evolutions in Methods and Technology for Research in Pro-environmental Behavior / Douglas L. Bessette and Robert B. Richardson ""; ""Contributors ""
Control code
ocn868953015
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (327 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781609173937
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
40022755153
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt6xt3p5
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868953015
Label
Building a green economy : perspectives from ecological economics, edited by Robert B. Richardson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Contents ""; ""Preface ""; ""Perspectives on a Green Economy ""; ""Building a Green Economy: The Case for an Economic Paint Job / Robert B. Richardson ""; ""Taking Ecological Economics Seriously: It's the Biosphere, Stupid / David Korten ""; ""Beyond the Ivory Tower: Why Progress Needs More Ecological Economists to Actively Engage / Kristen A. Sheeran ""; ""Ruin and Recovery: The Economics of Michigan's Natural Resources / David Dempsey ""; ""Historical and Theoretical Perspectives ""
  • ""Noble Savages or Consummate Consumers: The Behavioral Ecology of Building a Green Conservation Future / Bobbi S. Low """"Green Keynesianism: Beyond Standard Growth Paradigms / Jonathan M. Harris ""; ""The Economics of Information in a Green Economy / Joshua Farley and Skyler Perkins ""; ""The Evolution of Ego'n'Empathy: Progress in Forming the Centerpiece for Ecological Economic Theory / William M. Hayes and Gary D. Lynne ""; ""Civic Empowerment in an Age of Corporate Excess / Ed Lorenz ""; ""Environmental Justice Challenges for Ecosystem Service Valuation / Matthew A. Weber ""
  • ""Applications and Practice """"Assessing the Trade-Offs for an Urban Green Economy / Myrna Hall, Ning Sun, Stephen Balogh, Catherine Foley, and Ruqi Li ""; ""Green Jobs: Who Benefits? : Demographic Forecasting of Job Creation in U.S. Green Jobs Studies / Kyle Gracey ""; ""Great Lakes, Great Debates: Facilitating Public Engagement on Offshore Wind Energy Using the Delphi Inquiry Approach / Erik Nordman, Jon VanderMolen, Betty Gajewski, and Aaron Ferguson ""; ""Endogenous Environmental Discounting and Climate-Economy Modeling / Philip Sirianni ""
  • ""A Genuine Metric for Assessing Business Sustainability / Matthew P.H. Taylor, Darrell Brown, David E. Ervin, Jim Thayer, and Brett Cassidy """"The Case for ""Improvement"" in Corporate Sustainability Indicators / Richard Grogan ""; ""Evolutions in Methods and Technology for Research in Pro-environmental Behavior / Douglas L. Bessette and Robert B. Richardson ""; ""Contributors ""
Control code
ocn868953015
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (327 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781609173937
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
40022755153
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt6xt3p5
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868953015

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