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Environmental Economics free pdf This book is a comprehensive treatise on environmental economics with special focus on environmental policy and management. Useful as a textbook at the graduate and post-graduate levels, this volume primarily caters to the needs of students, teachers, researchers, environment managers and policy makers in India. A balanced blend of theory and practice, it outlines the basic concepts, theories, tools and techniques of environmental economics, which not only enables its readers to diagnose the root cause of environmental problems and identify practicable solutions, but also facilitates in the design of environmental policy and management strategies. Some of the important features of this book are: - innovative synthesis of concepts, ideas and theories - presentation in a simple, easy-to-comprehend language and style - illustrations and examples from real life situations - latest available research data on various environmental problems including global warming, acid rain and depletion of the ozone layer - a special focus on environmental policy and management

About Katar Singh

Professor Katar Singh is currently Honorary (Founder) Chairman, India Natural Resource Economics and Management (INREM) Foundation, Anand which is a nongovernmental academic organization committed to promoting teaching, training and research in natural resource economics and environment management, and improving natural resource management policies and programmes. He holds a Ph.D. in agricultural economics from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, USA, and has done postdoctoral research and advanced course work in natural resource economics from the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Oregon State University, Corvallis, USA and from the Workshop in Political Theory and Policy Analysis, Indiana University Bloomington, USA. He has over 45 years of teaching, training, research and consulting experience in the areas of agricultural and rural development, and natural resource economics and management. He was Director and RBI Chair Professor in the Institute of Rural Management, Anand (IRMA), India, and has also had a short stint as Director, Bankers Institute of Rural Development, Lucknow. He has also taught at the GB Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar, India. He has coordinated and conducted several research and consultancy projects funded by national and international agencies. A prolifi c writer, he has published over 120 articles and papers in professional journals of repute and authored/coauthored nine books, including a textbook Rural Development: Principles, Policies and Management, Second Ed. (SAGE, 1999), and another entitled Environmental Economics: Theory and Applications (SAGE, 2007), coauthored with Dr Anil Shishodia. He has also coedited three books, namely, Co-operative Management of Natural Resources (SAGE, 1996), Natural Resource Economics: Theory and Application in India (Oxford

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Author : Katar Singh
Publisher : Sage Publications India Pvt Ltd
Data Published : 30 August 2007
ISBN : 0761935975
EAN : 9780761935971
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 423 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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