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Green Political Economy I: Sufficiency and Security

John Barry

in The Politics of Actually Existing Unsustainability: Human Flourishing in a Climate-Changed, Carbon Constrained World

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199695393
eISBN:
9780191738982
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199695393.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

Offers a green alternative to neoclassical economics based on ecological considerations as well as eco-feminist, ecological economics, and heterodox economic insights. Picking up on the discussion of ... More


Green Economy: Reframing Ecology, Economics, and Equity

Daniel J. Fiorino

in Conceptual Innovation in Environmental Policy

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780262036580
eISBN:
9780262341585
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262036580.003.0012
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

The real and perceived conflicts among economic growth and ecological protection define one of the central tensions in environmental policy. The premise of the concept of a green economy is that it ... More


Green Economies and Environmental Markets

Carl Death

in The Green State in Africa

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780300215830
eISBN:
9780300224894
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300215830.003.0006
Subject:
History, African History

This chapter examines the rise of discourses of the ‘green economy’ in Africa, and the construction of new markets in environmental goods and services. It begins by explaining how markets and ... More


The Greening of Capitalism

John A. Mathews

in Greening of Capitalism: How Asia Is Driving the Next Great Transformation

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780804791502
eISBN:
9780804793162
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804791502.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Finally chapter Nine brings together all the elements of the green that is emerging in the 21st century, where the firm itself can grow but the system as a whole remains within its ecological limits. ... More


Sustainability and the Green Economy

Salah M. El-Haggar

in Sustainability and Innovation

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9789774166471
eISBN:
9781617976803
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774166471.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter begins with a brief discussion of sustainable development (SD), defined as a dynamic process that enables people to improve their quality of living in ways that simultaneously protect ... More


Conceptual Innovation in Environmental Policy

James Meadowcroft and Daniel J. Fiorino (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780262036580
eISBN:
9780262341585
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262036580.001.0001
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

Concepts are thought categories through which we apprehend the world; they enable, but also constrain, reasoning and debate and serve as building blocks for more elaborate arguments. This book traces ... More


What Is Green Growth?

Daniel J. Fiorino

in A Good Life on a Finite Earth: The Political Economy of Green Growth

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780190605803
eISBN:
9780190860318
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190605803.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Environmental Politics

This chapter argues that the green economy concept may be influential both in policy framing and as a framework for guiding and carrying out economic and political change. The premise of green growth ... More


Introducing the Environment into the Calculation of Wealth

Christian de Perthuis and Pierre-André Jouvet

in Green Capital: A New Perspective on Growth

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780231171403
eISBN:
9780231540360
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231171403.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Once the value of the environment is included in their profit and loss accounts, actors’ choices change, and the problem of macroeconomic indicators no longer arises. When the damage of pollution or ... More


The Global Green Economy: Competition or Cooperation between Europe and China?

Hubert Schmitz and Rasmus Lema

in The Triple Challenge for Europe: Economic Development, Climate Change, and Governance

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198747413
eISBN:
9780191809750
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198747413.003.0005
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy

Europe’s leadership in the global green economy is increasingly challenged by China. This chapter examines the changing relationship between European and Chinese wind power firms. It shows that ... More


A Good Life on a Finite Earth: The Political Economy of Green Growth

Daniel J. Fiorino

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780190605803
eISBN:
9780190860318
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190605803.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Environmental Politics

Green growth is the idea that a society’s ecological and economic goals can be pursued as a mutually reinforcing, positive sum. It accepts that economies increase in scale and efficiency, but that ... More


Transitioning towards low carbon solidarity economies?

Peter North

in Towards Just and Sustainable Economies: The Social and Solidarity Economy North and South

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781447327226
eISBN:
9781447327240
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447327226.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Building on the diverse economies perspective of JK Gibson-Graham, this chapter discusses how conceptions of just and sustainable economies in the context of the Anthropocene can be generated and, ... More


‘The world has been deceived’: environmental justice in the Republic of Korea (South Korea)

Karen Bell

in Achieving environmental justice: A cross-national analysis

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781447305941
eISBN:
9781447302933
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447305941.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

The concept of environmental justice came relatively recently to the Republic of Korea (henceforth, South Korea), developing out of mainstream environmentalism, which began in the 1980s. Unlike ... More


Achieving environmental justice: A cross-national analysis

Karen Bell

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781447305941
eISBN:
9781447302933
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447305941.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Environmental justice aspires to a healthy environment for all, as well as fair and inclusive processes of environmental decision-making. In order to develop successful strategies to achieve this, it ... More


Greener

Vin Nardizzi

in Prismatic Ecology: Ecotheory beyond Green

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816679973
eISBN:
9781452948737
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816679973.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, General

Green is the official badge of sustainability, and in our cultural moment this badge functions as shorthand for environmentalism’s goals. In contrast, as this chapter’s discussion of ecoapocalyptic ... More


The Political Economy of Energy Innovation

Shouro Dasgupta, Enrica De Cian, and Elena Verdolini

in The Political Economy of Clean Energy Transitions

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780198802242
eISBN:
9780191840586
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198802242.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter empirically investigates the effects political economy factors on energy innovation in a sample of 20 countries between 1995 and 2010. We use various proxies for energy innovation and ... More


October

Jules Pretty

in The East Country: Almanac Tales of Valley and Shore

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781501709333
eISBN:
9781501709340
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501709333.003.0010
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

This chapter describes the east country in October, when rain lashed the land and wind tore through trees. It looks at controversies concerning a national tabloid publishing what it called evidence ... More


Benefit-sharing as a Bridge between the Environmental and Human Rights Accountability of Multinational Corporations

Elisa Morgera

in Environmental Law Dimensions of Human Rights

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780198736141
eISBN:
9780191800320
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198736141.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter analyses the tight linkages between human rights and environmental degradation due to substandard corporate conduct. It then proceeds to outline the development of international ... More


Planetary Improvement: Cleantech Entrepreneurship and the Contradictions of Green Capitalism

Jesse Goldstein

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780262037822
eISBN:
9780262346139
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262037822.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

Planetary Improvement explores the rise of an environmental politics no longer predicated upon saving the planet from capitalism, but instead upon saving the planet with capitalism. Through an ... More


“Belonging, Not Belongings”: An Economy of Gratitude and Reciprocity

Sharon D. Welch

in After the Protests are Heard: Enacting Civic Engagement and Social Transformation

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781479883646
eISBN:
9781479840571
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479883646.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

The redefinition of abundance and success that we see in the world of social entrepreneurship may seem new, but it is not. There are many other cultures who have lived out an economy of gratitude and ... More


The Advantages and Disadvantages of Issue Linkage

Lawrence E. Susskind and Saleem H. Ali

in Environmental Diplomacy: Negotiating More Effective Global Agreements

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199397976
eISBN:
9780199398003
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199397976.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Public International Law

Building on negotiation theory concerning issue and party linkage that have been sharpened through previous applied research in various geographic contexts, this chapter points to possible ways of ... More


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