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Rediscovering sustainability : economics of the finite earth / by A.R.G. Heesterman and W.H. Heesterman.

Author/Creator:
Heesterman, A. R. G.
Publication:
Farnham, Surrey ; Burlington, VT : Gower Pub., 2013.
Format/Description:
Book
xviii, 316 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Series:
Gower green economics and sustainable growth series
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Subjects:
Sustainable development.
Sustainable development -- Social aspects.
Contents:
List of figures and maps
List of tables
Abbreviations
Introduction
Acknowledgements
About the authors
Stylized market equilibrium
Restricting demand for scarce resources
Competition and efficiency
(un)sustainable income and expenditure
The real market economy
Scale economies and concentration
"Equilibrium" under a false price structure
Savings and the rate of interest
Demand management
Part-globalization
Present affluence versus the future
Regimes to contain environmental degradation
Cost-benefit analysis
Growth: its purpose, social implications and cost
To conclude
Bibliography
Author index
Subject index.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Heesterman, W. H.
ISBN:
9781409444565 (hardback : alk. paper)
1409444562 (hardback : alk. paper)
9781409444572 (ebook : alk. paper)
1409444570 (ebook : alk. paper)
OCLC:
800352439