Skip to content
You are not logged in |Login  
Limit search to available items
Book Cover

Title Economics and ecology : new frontiers and sustainable development / edited by Edward B. Barbier.

Publication Info. London ; New York : Chapman & Hall, 1993.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  333.7 E19E    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description xiv, 205 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 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.
Subject Sustainable development.
Environmental policy -- Economic aspects.
Added Author Barbier, Edward, 1957-
ISBN 0412481804
Add a Review