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Investing in Water for a Green Economy: Services, Infrastructure, Policies and Management

by Mike Young & Christine Esau

In the context of the economies of the world becoming greener, this book provides a global and interdisciplinary overview of the condition of the world's water resources and the infrastructure used to manage...


Energy Analysis for a Sustainable Future: Multi-Scale Integrated Analysis of Societal and Ecosystem Metabolism

by Mario Giampietro, Kozo Mayumi & Alevgül H. ?orman

The vast majority of the countries of the world are now facing an imminent energy crisis, particularly the USA, China, India, Japan and EU countries, but also developing countries having to boost their economic...


Climate Change Ethics: Navigating the Perfect Moral Storm

by Donald A. Brown

Climate change is now the biggest challenge faced by humanity worldwide and ethics is the crucial missing component in the debate about what to do about this enormous threat. This book examines why thirty-five...


Analyzing Global Environmental Issues: Theoretical and Experimental Applications and Their Policy Implications

by Ariel Dinar & Amnon Rapoport

The existence of environmental dilemmas and political conflicts leads us to appreciate the need for individuals and groups to behave strategically in order to achieve their goals and maintain their wellbeing....


Migration and Inequality

by Tanja Bastia

The 'migration-development' nexus has emerged as an important area of both research and policy over the last ten years. However, most of the interest has focused on the potential that migration holds for poverty...


Institutional and Social Innovation for Sustainable Urban Development

by Harald A. Mieg & Klaus Töpfer

Which new institutions do we need in order to trigger local- and global sustainable urban development? Are cities the right starting points for implementing sustainability policies? If so, what are the implications...


Global Linkages and Economic Rebalancing in East Asia

by Yoichi Matsubayashi & Takuji Kinkyo

In the wake of the global financial crisis, leading industrialized countries have managed to show only a gradual recovery, while East Asian economies have surged ahead. In particular, China achieved growth in...


Market Your Way to Growth: 8 Ways to Win

by Philip Kotler & Milton Kotler

Marketing guru Philip Kotler and global marketing strategist Milton Kotler show you how to survive rough economic waters

With the developed world facing slow economic growth, successfully competing for a limited...


Green Urbanism in Asia: The Emerging Green Tigers

by ANNE MATAN & Peter Newman

The world is facing an age of scarcity which will challenge all cities to reduce their resource footprint, especially carbon, improve biodiversity and at the same time continue to create economic opportunities...


Awakening Giants, Feet of Clay: Assessing the Economic Rise of China and India

by Pranab Bardhan

The recent economic rise of China and India has attracted a great deal of attention--and justifiably so. Together, the two countries account for one-fifth of the global economy and are projected to represent...


World Bank Group Impact Evaluations: Relevance and Effectiveness

by The World Bank

Impact evaluation has grown more popular as a method for identifying the causal links between interventions and outcomes. These kind of evaluations assess changes that can be attributed to a particular intervention....


Public Capital, Growth and Welfare: Analytical Foundations for Public Policy

by Pierre-Richard Agénor

In the past three decades, developing countries have made significant economic and social progress, from improved infant mortality rates to higher life expectancy. Yet, 1.3 billion people continue to live in...


Liberia Country Program Evaluation 2004-2011: Evaluation of the World Bank Group Program

by World Bank

This report evaluates the outcomes of World Bank Group support to Liberia from its post-war reengagement in 2003 through 2011. The country has moved from total disarray to a solid foundation for inclusive development....


Getting Better: Why Global Development Is Succeeding--And How We Can Improve the World Even More

by Charles Kenny

An expert on the developing world reflects--with optimism--on the past fifty years of aid interventions.


Spatial-Economic Metamorphosis of a Nebula City: Schiphol and the Schiphol Region During the 20th Century

by Abderrahman El Makhloufi

This book analyses the long term spatial-economic metamorphosis of Schiphol and the Schiphol region as archetypal for a wider international phenomenon of urban development of metropolises across the world. It...


Evaluating Communication for Development: A Framework for Social Change

by June Lennie & Jo Tacchi

Evaluating Communication for Development presents a comprehensive framework for evaluating communication for development (C4D). This framework combines the latest thinking from a number of fields in new ways....


Post-Kyoto Climate Governance: Confronting the Politics of Scale, Ideology and Knowledge

by Asim Zia

In the midst of human-induced global climate change, powerful industrialized nations and rapidly industrializing nations are still heavily dependent on fossil fuels. Even if we arrive at a Hubbert's peak for...


Climate Economics: The State of the Art

by Frank Ackerman & Elizabeth A. Stanton

Climate science paints a bleak picture: The continued growth of greenhouse gas emissions is increasingly likely to cause irreversible and catastrophic effects. Urgent action is needed to prepare for the initial...


Sustainability: All That Matters

by Chris Goodall

Building a sustainable society is perhaps the greatest test that the world has ever faced. Prosperity has been created by ruthless and ill-disciplined mining of the world's resources, compounded by a cavalier...


Balancing Act: Cutting Energy Subsidies while Protecting Affordability

by Anne Olivier

In Eastern Europe and Central Asia there are significant pressures for residential energy tariffs to rise, as government budgets are increasingly stretched and cannot afford to pay large energy subsidies. Further...