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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Economics and ecology new frontiers and sustainable development /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Barbier, Edward B.
Publisher Chapman & Hall,
Year Published 1993
OCLC Number 28257268
ISBN 0412481804
Subjects Sustainable development ; Ecology ; Environmental policy--Economic aspects
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJAM  HC79.E5E276 1993 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 10/27/1995
Collation xiv, 205 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Introduction: Economics and ecology, the next frontier / Edward B. Barbier -- Environmentally sustainable development: Optimal economic conditions / Edward B. Barbier and Anil Markandya -- Ecological economic systems analysis: Order and chaos / Robert Costanza -- Sustainable agriculture: The trade-offs with productivity, stability and equitability / Gordon R. Conway -- Stress, shock and the sustainability of optimal resource utilization in a stochastic environment / Charles Perrings -- Economic and ecological carrying capacity: Applications to pastoral systems in Zimbabwe / Ian Scoones -- Tropical forests and biodiversity conservation: A new ecological imperative / Ian R. Swingland -- Optimal economic growth and the conservation of biological diversity / Scott Barrett -- The viewing value of elephants / Gardner Brown Jr. and Wes Henry -- Ecology and economics in small islands: Constructing a framework for sustainable development / Stephen M.J. Bass -- Sustainable economic development: Economic and ethical principles / R.K. Turner and D.W. Pearce.