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The Resource Costing the Earth? : perspectives on sustainable development, Bernd Meyer ; translated by Baker & Harrison

Costing the Earth? : perspectives on sustainable development, Bernd Meyer ; translated by Baker & Harrison

Label
Costing the Earth? : perspectives on sustainable development
Title
Costing the Earth?
Title remainder
perspectives on sustainable development
Statement of responsibility
Bernd Meyer ; translated by Baker & Harrison
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
This book outlines the economic conditions needed to achieve the goal of sustainable development in Europe, and around the world. It also explains the incentives for sustainable economic management using economic tools
Member of
Summary
The consequences of the global population growing to 9 billion by 2050 are more harmful waste, more use of natural resources and global warming of 2 degrees. The author shows us our options and how our economy has to react
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343673
Cataloging source
UKM
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Meyer, Bernd
Dewey number
333.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the German
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Sustainability project
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  • Sustainable development
  • Population
  • Population
  • Natural resources
  • Economic policy
  • Economic anthropology
  • Environmental economics
  • Wirtschaftswachstum
  • Internationaler Wettbewerb
  • Rohstoffpolitik
  • Umweltschutz
  • Bevölkerungsentwicklung
  • Nachhaltige Entwicklung
  • Internationales Abkommen
  • Welt
  • Deutschland
  • Nachhaltige Entwicklung
  • Wirtschaftsreform
  • Wirtschaftspolitik
  • Nachhaltigkeit
Target audience
adult
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restructuring the economy for sustainable development
Label
Costing the Earth? : perspectives on sustainable development, Bernd Meyer ; translated by Baker & Harrison
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Where is the world floating? -- What are the causes, and what kind of solutions do we have? -- The sustainability paradigm -- What options are there for increasing resource productivity? -- What precisely needs to change to enable increased resource productivity in Europe? -- A country in focus--Germany : what changes will have to be made to the labor market and to the social security system? -- Perspectives for more sustainable development in Europe -- Creating an international framework -- Final comments
Control code
ocn305175458
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
xx, 195 p.
Isbn
9781906598129
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009437642
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)305175458
Label
Costing the Earth? : perspectives on sustainable development, Bernd Meyer ; translated by Baker & Harrison
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Where is the world floating? -- What are the causes, and what kind of solutions do we have? -- The sustainability paradigm -- What options are there for increasing resource productivity? -- What precisely needs to change to enable increased resource productivity in Europe? -- A country in focus--Germany : what changes will have to be made to the labor market and to the social security system? -- Perspectives for more sustainable development in Europe -- Creating an international framework -- Final comments
Control code
ocn305175458
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
xx, 195 p.
Isbn
9781906598129
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009437642
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)305175458

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