2011

International Economics of Resource Efficiency

Eco-Innovation Policies for a Green Economy

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ISBN: 978-3-7908-2600-5 (Print) 978-3-7908-2601-2 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxx

  2. SUSTAINABILITY ECONOMICS AND RESOURCES

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-17

      Sustainability Economics, Resource Efficiency, and the Green New Deal

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      Pages 19-50

      Global Economic Sustainability Indicator: Analysis and Policy Options for the Copenhagen Process

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      Pages 51-88

      System Innovation for Environmental Sustainability: Concepts, Policies and Political Economy

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      Pages 89-109

      The Resources of Economies and the Productivity of Materials: Relevance, Measurement, Empirical Trends, Innovation, Resource Policies

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      Pages 111-123

      The Economics of Current Metal Markets

  3. INTERNATIONAL ANALYSIS

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 125-125

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      Pages 127-150

      Competences for Green Development and Leapfrogging: The Case of Newly Industrializing Countries

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      Pages 151-174

      The US Proposed Carbon Tariffs, WTO Scrutiny and China’s Responses

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      Pages 175-186

      Plan C: China’s Development Under the Scarcity of Natural Capital

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      Pages 187-213

      The Dutch Energy Transition Approach

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      Pages 215-232

      Material and Energy Consumption in Lithuania: Towards Sustainability

  4. REBOUND EFFECTS IN ECONOMIES

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 233-233

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      Pages 235-251

      Price and Income Induced Rebound Effects of Improved Energy Efficiency in Swedish Households: With Comments on Materials Efficiency

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      Pages 253-278

      Analyzing Rebound Effects

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      Pages 279-285

      How to Reduce the Rebound Effect?

  5. MODELLING THE USE OF RESOURCES IN ECONOMIES: DIFFERENT APPROACHES

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 287-287

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      Pages 289-315

      Multi-agent Modeling of Economic Innovation Dynamics and Its Implications for Analyzing Emission Impacts

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      Pages 317-331

      How to Increase Global Resource Productivity? Findings from Modelling in the PetrE Project

  6. OUTLOOK ON SUSTAINABLE RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 333-333

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      Pages 335-347

      Identification of Technologies, Products and Strategies with High Resource Efficiency Potential: Results of a Cooperative Selection Process

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      Pages 349-355

      Optimizing Resource Efficiency and Carbon Intensity in the Wood Processing Sector in Austria

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      Pages 357-369

      Sustainable Resource Management in the Production Chain of Precious and Special Metals

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      Pages 371-394

      Eco-Innovation for Enabling Resource Efficiency and Green Growth: Development of an Analytical Framework and Preliminary Analysis of Industry and Policy Practices