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Ecological economics and sustainable development : selected essays of Herman Daly

Ecological economics and sustainable development : selected essays of Herman Daly

Author: Herman E Daly
Publisher: Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, ©2007.
Series: Advances in ecological economics.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Comprises about 25 articles, speeches, congressional testimonies, reviews, and critiques from Herman Daly's work. This book seeks to identify the blind spots and errors in standard growth economics, alongside the corrections that ecological economics offers to guide us toward a sustainable economy - one with deeper biophysical and ethical roots.

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Daly, Herman E.
Ecological economics and sustainable development.
Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, ©2007
(DLC) 2007001391
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Herman E Daly
ISBN: 9781847206947 1847206948 1847201016 9781847201010 1283199394 9781283199391
OCLC Number: 180220231
Description: 1 online resource (x, 270 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Basic concepts and ideas --
Limits to growth --
Economics in a full world --
The challenge of ecological economics : historical context and some specific issues --
Issues with the World Bank --
Sustainable development : definitions, principles, policies --
The illth of nations : comments on World Bank world development report, 2003 --
Can we grow our way to an environmentally sustainable world? --
Issues in ecological economics and sustainable development --
Consumption and welfare : two views of value added --
ecological economics : the concept of scale and its relation to allocation, distribution, and uneconomic growth --
Sustaining our commonwealth of nature and knowledge --
The steady-state economy and peak oil --
How long can neoclassical economists ignore the contributions of Georgescu-Roegen? --
Testimony and opinion --
Off-shoring in the context of globalization --
Invited testimony to Russian Duma on resource taxation --
Involuntary displacement : efficient reallocation or unjust redistribution? --
Sustainable development and OPEC --
Reviews and critiques --
Can Nineveh repent again? --
Beck's case against immigration --
Hardly green --
The return of Lauderdale's paradox --
When smart people make dumb mistakes --
Globalization --
Globalization versus internationalization, and four reasons why internationalization is better --
Population, migration, and globalization --
Philosophy and policy --
Policy, possibility, and purpose --
Feynman's unanswered question --
Roefie Hueting's perpendicular "demand curve" and the issue of objective value --
Series Title: Advances in ecological economics.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: Herman E. Daly.
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Ecological Economics and Sustainable Development comprises a carefully chosen selection of some 25 articles, speeches, congressional testimonies, reviews, and critiques from the last ten years of  Read more...


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