Sustainable Economic Development

Sustainable Economic Development: Resources, Environment, and Institutions presents 25 articles that lay the foundations of sustainable development in a way that facilitates effective policy design. The editors mix broad thematic papers with focused micro-papers, balancing theories with policy designs. The book begins with two sections on sustainable development principles and practice and on specific settings where sustainable development is practiced. Two more sections illuminate institutions, governance, and political economy. Additional sections cover sustainable development and agriculture, and risk and economic security, including disaster management. This rich source of information should appeal to any institution involved in development work, and to development practitioners grappling with an array of difficult on-the-ground developmental challenges. Analyzes policies that move markets and resource use patterns towards achieving sustainability Articles are kaleidoscopic in scope and creativity Authors embody extraordinary diversity and qualifications

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  • Author : Arsenio Balisacan
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 532 pages
  • ISBN : 0128004169
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Sustainable Economic Development

Sustainable Economic Development
  • Author : Arsenio Balisacan,Ujjayant Chakravorty,Majah-Leah Ravago
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 20 September 2014
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Sustainable Economic Development: Resources, Environment, and Institutions presents 25 articles that lay the foundations of sustainable development in a way that facilitates effective policy design. The editors mix broad thematic papers with focused micro-papers, balancing theories with policy designs. The book begins with two sections on sustainable development principles and practice and on specific settings where sustainable development is practiced. Two more sections illuminate institutions, governance, and political economy. Additional sections cover sustainable development and agriculture, and risk and economic security,

Sustainable Economic Development

Sustainable Economic Development
  • Author : Walter Leal Filho,Diana-Mihaela Pociovalisteanu,Abul Quasem Al-Amin
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 27 September 2016
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This book introduces the influence and impacts of green economy and green growth on sustainable economic development. Combining empirical and theoretical information, it provides detailed descriptions of state-of-the-art approaches, methods and initiatives from around the globe that illustrate green policies and demonstrate how green growth can be implemented on an international scale. It also includes analyses of specific issues, such as public policies and sustainable development plans that influence industry and increase trade in environmental goods and services – the way

Indigenous Wellbeing and Enterprise

Indigenous Wellbeing and Enterprise
  • Author : Rick Colbourne,Robert B. Anderson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 10 July 2020
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In this book, we explore the economic wellbeing of Indigenous peoples globally through case studies that provide practical examples of how Indigenous wellbeing is premised on sustainable self- determination that is in turn dependent on a community’s evolving model for economic development, its cultural traditions, its relationship to its traditional territories and its particular spiritual practices. Adding to the richness, geographically these chapters cover North, Central and South America, Northern Europe, the Circumpolar Arctic, Southern Europe, the Middle East,

Economic Growth and Sustainability

Economic Growth and Sustainability
  • Author : Karen L. Higgins
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 24 November 2014
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How to sustain our world for future generations has perplexed us for centuries. We have reached a crossroads: we may choose the rocky path of responsibility or continue on the paved road of excess that promises hardship for our progeny. Independent efforts to resolve isolated issues are inadequate. Different from these efforts and from other books on the topic, this book uses systems thinking to understand the dominant forces that are shaping our hope for sustainability. It first describes a

Economic Growth and Sustainable Development

Economic Growth and Sustainable Development
  • Author : Peter N. Hess
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 26 May 2016
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Economic growth, reflected in increases in national output per capita, makes possible an improved material standard of living and the alleviation of poverty. Sustainable development, popularly and concisely defined as ‘meeting the needs of the present generations without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs,' directly addresses the utilization of natural resources, the state of the environment, and intergenerational equity. Now in its second edition, Economic Growth and Sustainable Development features expanded discussion of income distribution,

Globalization and Sustainable Economic Development

Globalization and Sustainable Economic Development
  • Author : Piya Mahtaney
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 31 July 2013
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In a world in transition and an era of transformation, Mahtaney calls for reflection and an analysis of a wide canvas of global economic experience. Her new work initiates a thorough review of the strategies and policies that have been pursued over the past two decades. The economic meltdown compelled the beginning of the next phase of globalization and she contends that the future will see an increase in globalization. As crucial questions arise about the direction in which globalization

Economic Evaluation of Sustainable Development

Economic Evaluation of Sustainable Development
  • Author : Vinod Thomas,Namrata Chindarkar
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 16 April 2019
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This book is open access under a CC BY 4.0 license. This book presents methods to evaluate sustainable development using economic tools. The focus on sustainable development takes the reader beyond economic growth to encompass inclusion, environmental stewardship and good governance. Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) provide a framework for outcomes. In illustrating the SDGs, the book employs three evaluation approaches: impact evaluation, cost-benefit analysis and objectives-based evaluation. The innovation lies in connecting evaluation tools with economics. Inclusion, environmental care and good

Beyond Growth

Beyond Growth
  • Author : Herman E. Daly
  • Publisher : Beacon Press
  • Release : 30 September 2014
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"Daly is turning economics inside out by putting the earth and its diminishing natural resources at the center of the field . . . a kind of reverse Copernican revolution in economics." --Utne Reader "Considered by most to be the dean of ecological economics, Herman E. Daly elegantly topples many shibboleths in Beyond Growth. Daly challenges the conventional notion that growth is always good, and he bucks environmentalist orthodoxy, arguing that the current focus on 'sustainable development' is misguided and that the phrase

Sustainable Economy and Emerging Markets

Sustainable Economy and Emerging Markets
  • Author : Stefania Paladini,Suresh George
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 25 November 2019
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Sustainable Economy and Emerging Markets provides a snapshot of the different dimensions of sustainability and analyses how they interact and configure themselves, case by case, in selected emerging economies. The parameters of economic growth in developing economies are explored in the context of systems, climate change, and environmental challenges. With contributions from a range of business academics, economists, and practitioners, this book conveys a picture of the complex nature of the new global business environment, especially the geopolitical dynamics of

Economic Policies for Sustainable Development

Economic Policies for Sustainable Development
  • Author : Thomas Sterner
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 31 January 1994
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This book describes the state of the art when it comes to the use of economic instruments in policy making throughout the world. These new and innovative instruments, such as green taxes and tradeable permits, can cut the costs of environmental programs considerably and thereby increase the chances that the very necessary -- but also very expensive -- programs actually will be implemented. The book describes and discusses the successes and difficulties encountered in various countries both industrial, developing and

Tourism and Sustainable Economic Development

Tourism and Sustainable Economic Development
  • Author : Amedeo Fossati,Giorgio Panella
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 06 December 2012
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For many countries tourism is an industry of great economic significance; it is seen as a main instrument for regional development, as it stimulates new economic activities. Tourism may have a positive economic impact on the balance of payments, on employment, on gross income and production, but it may also have negative effects, particularly on the environment. Questions arise as to whether it is possible to keep on developing tourism in a certain area without negative or irreversible influences on

Sustainable Development in China

Sustainable Development in China
  • Author : Curtis Andressen,A.R. Mubarak,Xiaoyi Wang
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 21 August 2013
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Over the past three decades, China’s economic structure, direction and international presence have undergone a dramatic transformation. This rapid rise and China’s enormous success in economic terms has created new challenges, and this book examines how the Chinese economy can continue to flourish, whilst at the same time protecting the environment and giving people more equal access to the benefits of the country’s economic development. Examining the key issues surrounding China's continued sustainable development, in economic, political,