Volume 15 1998

Theory and Implementation of Economic Models for Sustainable Development

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ISBN: 978-90-481-5014-4 (Print) 978-94-017-3511-7 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

  2. Sustainable development and formal models: background and summary

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      Pages 1-8

      Sustainable development and formal models: background and summary

  3. Theoretical Approaches

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 9-9

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      Pages 11-37

      A survey of economic modelling of sustainable development

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      Pages 39-65

      Technological change, economic growth and sustainability

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      Pages 67-99

      Evolutionary complex systems and sustainable development

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      Pages 101-110

      Theoretical aspects of the economic modelling of sustainable development

  4. Empirical Testing and Delinking

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 111-111

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      Pages 113-138

      Indicators of natural resource scarcity: review, synthesis, and application to US agriculture

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      Pages 139-164

      The environmental Kuznets curve

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      Pages 165-172

      Delinking, relinking and the perception of resource scarcity

  5. Measurement and Implementation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 173-173

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      Pages 175-193

      The measurement of sustainable development

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      Pages 195-228

      Industrial metabolism: work in progress

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      Pages 229-233

      On the paradigmatic and spatial dependency of indicators

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      Pages 235-254

      Macroeconomic modelling for sustainable development: the Dutch experience

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      Pages 255-273

      Multidimensional sustainability analysis: the Flag model

  6. Policy and the International Dimension

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 275-275

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      Pages 277-286

      Economic aspects of global environmental models

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      Pages 287-316

      The international policy dimension of sustainability — the effect of policy harmonization within the EU using the GEM-E3 model

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      Pages 317-320

      Policy models for international environmental problems

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 321-328