Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-20 of 32 items

  • Keywords: renewable resources x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

The Global Environment, Natural Resources, and Economic Growth

Alfred Greiner and Willi Semmler

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780195328233
eISBN:
9780199869985
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195328233.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Recently, the public attention has turned toward the intricate interrelation between economic growth and global warming. This book focuses on this nexus but broadens the framework to study the issue. ... More


Introduction and Overview

Alfred Greiner and Willi Semmler

in The Global Environment, Natural Resources, and Economic Growth

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780195328233
eISBN:
9780199869985
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195328233.003.0014
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter presents an overview of the chapters (Chapters 14-16) in Part III of the book. This part of the book focuses on the high demand for renewable and non-renewable resources arising from ... More


Conclusion

Alfred Greiner and Willi Semmler

in The Global Environment, Natural Resources, and Economic Growth

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780195328233
eISBN:
9780199869985
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195328233.003.0018
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This concluding chapter presents a synthesis of discussions in the preceding chapters. The first part of the book analyzed in a small-scale model the interrelation between economic growth, the ... More


Poverty and the Environmental Resource Base

Partha Dasgupta

in An Inquiry into Well-Being and Destitution

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198288350
eISBN:
9780191596094
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198288352.003.0013
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The main part of this chapter discusses poverty in relation to the environmental resource base. It has ten sections: (1) the resource basis of rural production; (2) the characteristics of ... More


Energy

Ramprasad Sengupta

in Ecological Limits and Economic Development

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780198081654
eISBN:
9780199082407
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198081654.003.0012
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The chapter focuses on the analysis of energy resource balance and the ecological limits on energy resources with special reference to the oil crisis in both the global and the Indian context. It ... More


The Environment and Tax Policy

Raymond G. Batina and Toshihiro Ihori

in Consumption Tax Policy and the Taxation of Capital Income

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198297901
eISBN:
9780191685361
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198297901.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This chapter studies the relationship between taxation and two major issues in environmental economics: renewable resources and harmful stock externalities. In the overlapping generations (OG) model, ... More


Sustainable Use of Wild Marine Living Resources: Notion or Myth?

Sidney J. Holt

in Foundations of Environmental Sustainability: The Coevolution of Science and Policy

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780195309454
eISBN:
9780199871261
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195309454.003.0013
Subject:
Biology, Ecology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

This chapter analyzes the idea that extractive use of “renewable” living resources can be sustained by imposing simple management measures. It reviews the history of the analyses and models developed ... More


An Introduction to the History of Law and Natural Resources

Jan G. Laitos

in The Right of Nonuse

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780195386066
eISBN:
9780199949656
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195386066.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

Laws initially encouraged and protected resource use. Contract law permitted one user to make enforceable, credible marketplace deals with other potential users of resources so that the resource ... More


Renewable Electricity Politics across Borders

Ian H. Rowlands

in Changing Climates in North American Politics: Institutions, Policymaking, and Multilevel Governance

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262012997
eISBN:
9780262259170
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262012997.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

This chapter examines the current and possible cross-border issues between Canada and the United States with respect to the efforts to increase the use of renewable electricity. The greater use of ... More


Stocks, Flows, and Prospects of Energy

Andreas Löschel, John Johnston, Mark A. Delucchi, Trevor N. Demayo, Donald L. Gautier, David L. Greene, Ogden Joan, Rayner Steve, and Worrell Ernst

in Linkages of Sustainability

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262013581
eISBN:
9780262258845
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262013581.003.0022
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

Energy services are provided by nonrenewable and renewable resources through various conversion mechanisms to produce electricity, fuel, or heat. The chapter discusses energy services, presents ... More


Climate-change Mitigation from Renewable Energy: Its Contribution and Cost

Richard Green

in The Economics and Politics of Climate Change

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199573288
eISBN:
9780191808616
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199573288.003.0014
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter examines the role of renewable energy in mitigating global climate change. It begins by considering what renewable energy resources are available to the EU before assessing the impacts ... More


Re-Regulating Energy Supply in the Netherlands: A Balancing Act between Energy Security and Energy Liberalization

Martha M. Roggenkamp

in Energy Security: Managing Risk in a Dynamic Legal and Regulatory Environment

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199271610
eISBN:
9780191709289
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199271610.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter discusses that the issue of supply security is gradually becoming more important in the Netherlands. It adds that whereas the government traditionally focused on the security of oil ... More


Hotelling: Beyond the Wall of Scarcity

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/9780231171403.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Systemic climate change risk is not taken into account by Hotelling rents, which traditionally price the scarcity of natural resources, thereby compelling economic agents to constantly push back the ... More


On Some Monotone Markov Models

Mukul Majumdar and Nigar Hashimzade

in Dimensions of Economic Theory and Policy: Essays for Anjan Mukherji

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780198073970
eISBN:
9780199081615
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198073970.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

This chapter presents some results and examples on the invariant distributions of monotone Markov processes. It summarizes the fundamental results on the existence, uniqueness, and stability of the ... More


Exhaustible resources

Clas Eriksson

in Economic Growth and the Environment: An Introduction to the Theory

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199663897
eISBN:
9780191808678
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199663897.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter considers whether sustained economic growth is feasible when an exhaustible and non-renewable resource is used in production. Examples of exhaustible natural resources are fossil fuels ... More


Resources, Reserves, and Consumption of Energy

Donald L. Gautier, Peter J. McCabe, Joan Ogden, and Trevor N. Demayo

in Linkages of Sustainability

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262013581
eISBN:
9780262258845
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262013581.003.0018
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

This chapter discusses the production and consumption of renewable energy resources such as fossil fuel, oil, gas, coal, and nuclear energy. It also examines the depletion of geologically sourced ... More


Net National Product in a Dynamic Economy

Partha Dasgupta

in An Inquiry into Well-Being and Destitution

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198288350
eISBN:
9780191596094
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198288352.003.0014
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The main part of this chapter discusses poverty in relation to the environmental resource base. It has ten sections; (1) the resource basis of rural production; (2) the characteristics of ... More


The Static Economic Model of the Fishery

Trond Bjørndal and Gordon R. Munro

in The Economics and Management of World Fisheries

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199576753
eISBN:
9780191745973
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199576753.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, Financial Economics

This chapter commences with the most basic dynamic, or capital theoretic, economic model of the fishery, one that is essentially a dynamic version of the Gordon-Schaefer model examined in chapter 2. ... More


The Green Paradox as a Supply Phenomenon

Julien Daubanes and Pierre Lasserre

in Climate Policy and Nonrenewable Resources: The Green Paradox and Beyond

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780262027885
eISBN:
9780262319836
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262027885.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The green paradox arises from the reaction of non-renewable-resource suppliers in anticipation of future price changes. Yet there exists no formal treatment of non-renewable resource supply, ... More


Climate and Energy

David Langlet and Said Mahmoudi

in EU Environmental Law and Policy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780198753926
eISBN:
9780191831904
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198753926.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter details EU efforts in taking action against climate change and, in conjunction, maintaining more energy efficient solutions. Notably, the EU committed itself to taking action against ... More


View: