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Natural Resource and Environmental Economics

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ISBN-10: 0273655590

ISBN-13: 9780273655596

Edition: 3rd 2003 (Revised)

Authors: Roger Perman, Michael Common, James McGilvray, Yue Ma, Knut Sydsaeter

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Description:

This third edition follows in the vein of previous editions and continues to provide a comprehensive and clear account of the application of economic analysis to environmental issues. This new edition has been updated to reflect recent developments in environmental issues and policies.
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Book details

List price: $98.20
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: Addison Wesley
Publication date: 8/1/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 728
Size: 7.75" wide x 10.00" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 2.992
Language: English

Introduction
An Introduction to Natural Resource and Environmental Economics
The Origins of the Sustainability Problem
Concepts of Sustainability
Ethics and the Environment
Ethical Foundations for Environmental Economics
Utilitarianism and Discounting
Ethics and Sustainable Development
Welfare Economics: Efficiency and Optimality
Efficiency and Resource Allocation
Achieving an Efficient Allocation in a Market Economy
Using Marginal Analysis to Understand Economic Efficiency
Market Failure and Public Policy
Market Failure
Cost-benefit Analysis
The Efficient and Optimal use of Environmental Resources
A Simple Optimal Resource Depletion Model
Extending the Model to Incorporate Extraction Costs and Renewable Resources
The Theory of Optimal Resource Extraction: Non-renewable Resources
The Theory of Optimal Resource Extraction: Renewable Resources
Forest Resource
Pollution Control: Targets
Pollution Control: Instruments
International Environmental Problems
Valuing the Environment
Irreversibility, Risk and Uncertainty
Environmental Input-output Modelling
Accounting for the Environment