The costs of economic growth : [Research Reviews]

Matthew A. Cole, Robert J.R. Elliott and Jing Zhang (2011), 'Growth, Foreign Direct Investment, and the Environment: Evidence from Chinese Cities', Journal of Regional Science, 51 (1), 121-38 -- Herman E. Daly (2001), 'Beyond Growth: Avoiding Uneconomic Growth', in Mohan Munasing...

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Main Author: Victor, Peter A.
Corporate Author: Edward Elgar Publishing
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Published: Cheltenham Edward Elgar Pub. Ltd 2013
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Summary:Matthew A. Cole, Robert J.R. Elliott and Jing Zhang (2011), 'Growth, Foreign Direct Investment, and the Environment: Evidence from Chinese Cities', Journal of Regional Science, 51 (1), 121-38 -- Herman E. Daly (2001), 'Beyond Growth: Avoiding Uneconomic Growth', in Mohan Munasinghe, Osvaldo Sunkel and Carlos de Miguel (eds), The Sustainability of Long-Term Growth: Socioeconomic and Ecological Perspectives, Chapter 7, Cheltenham, UK and Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing, 153-61 -- Roefie Hueting (2010), 'Why Environmental Sustainability Can Most Probably Not be Attained with Growing Production', Journal of Cleaner Production, 18 (6), April, 525-30 -- Sardar M.N. Islam, Mohan Munasinghe and Matthew Clarke (2003), 'Making Long-Term Economic Growth More Sustainable: Evaluating the Costs and Benefits', Ecological Economics, 47 (2-3), December, 149-66 --
This book is a convenient and comprehensive collection of seminal papers on the costs of economic growth. The papers are grouped in 6 sections covering: the origins of the debate, the limits to growth, measurement, international and global dimensions, developing countries, and looking ahead. The original introduction, written by the editor, draws out the main themes that run through this extensive and thought provoking literature. This timely collection is is intended for academics, students, researchers and anyone interested in this controversial topic
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