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Economics and ecosystems

efficiency, sustainability and equity in ecosystem management

by Lars Hein

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Published by Edward Elgar in Cheltenham, UK, Northampton, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic aspects,
  • Ecosystem management,
  • Sustainable development

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 168-198) and index.

    StatementLars Hein
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH75 .H45 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 203 p. :
    Number of Pages203
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25359538M
    ISBN 101848440650
    ISBN 109781848440654
    LC Control Number2009942849
    OCLC/WorldCa642289229

      Buy The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity: Ecological and Economic Foundations (TEEB - The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity) by Kumar, Pushpam (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Free UK delivery on eligible s: 1. From Unit Plan: Endangered Ecosystems. Books. Grades K Wonderful Worms by Linda Glaser, Loretta Krupinski (Illustrator) (Grades PreK-K) Simple informational text and full-color illustrations encourage an appreciation for the small creatures of the earth by explaining the vital role that earthworms play in the planet's ecosystem.

    A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library Library of Congress Cataloging in Publication Data Hussen, Ahmed M. Principles of environmental economics: economics, ecology and public policy/Ahmed p. cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. 1. Environmental economics. 2. Ecology. 3. Environmental. Ecological economics, also known as bioeconomics of Georgescu-Roegen, ecolonomy, or eco-economics, is both a transdisciplinary and an interdisciplinary field of academic research addressing the interdependence and coevolution of human economies and natural ecosystems, both intertemporally and spatially. By treating the economy as a subsystem of Earth's larger ecosystem, and by .

    The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity was a study led by Pavan Sukhdev from to It is an international initiative to draw attention to the global economic benefits of biodiversity. Its objective is to highlight the growing cost of biodiversity loss and ecosystem degradation and to draw together expertise from the fields of science, economics and policy to enable practical actions. TEEB aims to . In the Summer of , Bob Carling, who was then Life Sciences Editor of Chapman & Hall, approached me over the possibility of producing an edited volume of works on economics and ecology. As we discussed the matter further, what became clear is that there is a growing literature on the' frontiers'.


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