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Specialists in various areas of natural resource economics assemble areference for graduate students, instructors, and researchers. It revolves around the themes of non-renewable resources, modelingbiological resources, conserving biological resources, and water resources. Among the topics are empirical evidence on the theory ofnon-renewable resource economics, bioeconomics: nature as capital, biological resistance, the spatial economics of forest conservation,water institutions and the law of one price, and transboundary water issues.Annotation ©2015 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
The topics discussed in the Handbook on the Economics of Natural Resources are essential for those looking to understand how best to use and conserve the resources that form the foundation for human well-being. These include nonrenewable resources, modeling of biological resources, conservation of biological resources and water resources. The expert contributors of this Handbook provide solutions to many of the problems that growing populations now face, and sketch the likely future developments in the field of natural resource economics whilst paving the way for new thinking.