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Author Smith, Michael H., 1969-
Title Cents and sustainability : securing our common future by decoupling economic growth from environmental pressures / Michael H. Smith, Karlson "Charlie" Hargroves and Cheryl Desha
Imprint London ; Washington, DC : Earthscan, 2010
book jacket
 Economics Library  HD75.6 S616 2010    AVAILABLE    30510100314675
Descript lv, 405 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note "The Natural Edge Project."
Includes bibliographical references and index
Securing "our common future" -- Achieving economic growth and reducing environmental pressures -- Factors that can undermine or even block efforts to achieve decoupling -- Factors that affect poorer nations' ability to achieve decoupling -- Informing and developing national strategies for decoupling -- Responding to the complexity of climate change -- Decoupling economic growth from greenhouse gas emissions -- Decoupling economic growth from loss of biodiversity and exosystem resilience -- Decoupling economic growth from freshwater extraction -- Decoupling economic growth from waste production -- Decoupling economic growth from air pollution -- Reducing air pollution through public interest litigation : the Delhi pollution case
Subject Economic development -- Environmental aspects
Climatic changes -- Economic aspects
Climatic changes -- Environmental aspects
Greenhouse gas mitigation
Environmental policy
Economic policy
Alt Author Hargroves, Karlson, 1974-
Desha, Cheryl
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