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Blueprint 2: Greening the World Economy

Series: Blueprint Series Volume: 2

Edited By: David Pearce

232 pages, Figs, tabs

Earthscan

Paperback | Dec 1994 [1996 reprint] | #11319 | ISBN: 1853830763
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About this book

In this, the successor to Blueprint for a Green Economy, the authors have turned their attentions from national to global environmental threats. Economic analysis is applied to world-wide environmental dangers.

admirably clear-headed in an area where muddle is often king ...an excellent introduction to the most pressing environmental issues -- Financial Times


Contents

Introduction * The Global Commons * Global Warming: The Economics of a Carbon Tax * Global Warming: The Economics of Tradeable Permits * Economics and the Ozone Layer * Environmental Degradation in the Third World * Population Growth * Tropical Deforestation * Environmentally Sensitive Aid * Conserving Biological Diversity * Environment, Economics and Ethics * Epigraph * Index

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Biography

David Pearce is co-author of Blueprint for a Green Economy and Sustainable Development.

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