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Title Environmental economics : a reader / edited by Anil Markandya and Julie Richardson.

Imprint New York : St. Martin's Press, 1992.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  363.7 En892e 1992    ---  Available
Description 469 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The economics of the environment : an introduction / A. Markandya and J. Richardson -- The economics of the coming spaceship Earth / K. Boulding -- The economic growth debate : what some economists have learnt but many have not / H. Daly -- The property interface / J.H. Dales -- The tragedy of the commons / G. Hardin -- Conservation reconsidered / J.V. Krutilla -- Option value : a general approach / M.L. Plummer and R.C. Hartman -- The disparity between willingness to accept and willingness to pay measures of value / D.L. Coursey, J.L. Hovis and W.D. Schulze -- Contingent valuation in fisheries management : the design of satisfactory contingent valuation formats / J.P. Hoehn -- Estimating option prices and existence values for wildlife resources / D.S. Brookshire, L.S. Eubanks and A. Randall -- The marginal value of job safety : a contingent valuation study / S. Gerking, M. De Haan and W. Schulze.
The value of the environment : a state of the art survey / A. Markandya -- Hedonic price estimation of variable urban air quality / J.C. Murdoch and M.A. Thayer -- Time and the recreational demand model / N.E. Bockstael, I.E. Strand and W.M. Hanemann -- The generalized travel cost model and water quality benefits : a reconsideration / V.K. Smith and W. Desvousges -- An economic analysis of air pollution and health : the case of St. Louis / S. Gerking and L. Stanley -- Valuing public goods : a comparison of survey and hedonic approaches / D.S. Brookshire ... [et al.] -- Measuring values of extramarket goods : are indirect measures biased? / R.C. Bishop and T.A. Heberlein -- The use of standards and prices for protection of the environment / W.J. Baumol and W. Oates -- Effluent charges and licenses under uncertainty / M.J. Roberts and M. Spence.
Treating external diseconomies : markets or taxes? / D.A. Starrett and R. Zeckhauser -- Economic instruments for environmental regulation / T.H. Tietenberg -- Criteria for sustainable agricultural development / A. Markandya -- Allocation, distribution and scale as determinants of environmental degradation : case studies of Haiti, El Salvador and Costa Rica / G. Foy and H. Daly -- The economics of environmental degradation : problems, causes and responses / T. Panayotou -- Wasting assets : natural resources in the national income accounts / R. Repetto ... [et al.] -- Economics and the global environmental challenge / D. Pearce -- International environmental problems / K.-G. Maler -- Biological diversity and developing countries / M. Flint.
Subject Environmental economics.
Economic development -- Environmental aspects.
Added Author Markandya, Anil, 1945-
Richardson, Julie.
ISBN 9780312094775 (pbk.)
0312094779 (pbk.)
Standard No. ZBWT00468850

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