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Environment & development : essays in honour of Dr U. Sankar

Author: U Sankar; K R Shanmugam; K S Kavi Kumar
Publisher: Los Angeles : SAGE, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Insights into different issues and constaints related to Environment and Development in different aspects.


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: U Sankar; K R Shanmugam; K S Kavi Kumar
ISBN: 9789351506492 9351506495 9789351506485 9351506487
OCLC Number: 924683374
Description: xxxi, 479 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Foreword by C. RangarajanAcknowledgementsIntroduction and Overview - K R Shanmugam and K S Kavi KumarI. ENVIRONMENTEstimating the Cost of Environmental Degradation in India - Muthukumara Mani, Anil Markandya, Aarsi Sagar, Elena Strukova and Gaurav JoshiDiscount Rate for Environmental Health Risks: A Comparative Study - K.R. ShanmugamLow Carbon Goods and Services: International Cooperation on Technological Innovation, Transfer and Funding Needs - Kaliappa Kalirajan, Anbumozhi Venkatachalam and Thanh NguyenCarbon Intensity and Labour Intensity in India - Brinda Viswanathan and Ishwarya BalasubramanianNatural Solutions to Environmental Issues: The Case of the Textile Sector - Badri Narayanan GAre Fiscal Subsidies Harmful for the Environment? - Sacchidananda Mukherjee and Debashis ChakrabortyClimate Change Burden Sharing: A Reappraisal of the Equity Debate - Anubhab Pattanayak and K S Kavi KumarEconomic Value of Water Using Hedonic Price Method - Haripirya Gundimeda and Vinish KathuriaAssessing On-farm Conservation and Farmer's Willingness to Participate: A Case Study of Minor - Millet Sukanya Das, Prabhakaran T Raghu and E D Israel Oliver KingEconomic Analysis of Irrigation Institutions: A Case Study - Durba Biswas and L VenkatachalamImproving Tiger Conservation in India - Zareena Begum I and Amanat K GillII. DEVELOPMENTImportance of Excess Female Mortality in Explaining Lowness of the Sex Ratio in India - D JayarajSubsidized Credit vs Public Works Programme in Rural India - Kausik Chaudhuri and Debanjali DasguptaBudgetary Allocation on Education: A Study of Inter-state Imbalances - C Bhujanga Rao and D K SrivastavaHealth Outcome Efficiency of the Indian States - J Prachithaand and K R ShanmugamThe Software Sector in Bangalore and Hyderabad - V N Balasubramanyam and Ahalya BalasubramanyamIndex
Other Titles: Environment and development (Sage)
Responsibility: edited by K.R. Shanmugam, K.S. Kavi Kumar.


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This book, a tribute to the environment economist U. Sankar, elaborates on a range of environmental and development concerns that are specific to India...[The book] is a celebration of his teachings Read more...

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