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Sustainability Economics

Sustainability Economics

a book by Giles Atkinson, Sam Fankhauser  25 September, 2019

The unprecedented advances in economic development witnessed over the past decades cannot continue if economic progress comes at the expense of the natural environment. The Sustainable Development Goals, agreed globally … read more »


Handbook on green growth

Handbook on green growth

a book by Roger Fouquet  1 August, 2019

Economies around the world have arrived at a critical juncture: to continue to grow fuelled by fossil fuels and exacerbate climate change, or to move towards more sustainable, greener, growth. … read more »


Subnational Leaders and Diplomacy

Subnational Leaders and Diplomacy

a book by Joana Setzer  1 May, 2019

Subnational diplomacy has become an increasingly important part of foreign policy and international relations. This observation concerns a state of affairs that is not necessarily obvious or given. First, by … read more »


Climate Litigation: New frontiers for environmental law in Brazil – Conclusion (in Portuguese)

Climate Litigation: New frontiers for environmental law in Brazil – Conclusion (in Portuguese)

a book by Joana Setzer  31 March, 2019

The urgency of the climate crisis requires several degrees of intervention and the involvement of state powers, the private sector and civil society entities. In recent years, national and international … read more »


Climate Litigation: New frontiers for environmental law in Brazil – Trends in climate litigation around the world and in Brazil (in Portuguese)

Climate Litigation: New frontiers for environmental law in Brazil – Trends in climate litigation around the world and in Brazil (in Portuguese)

a book by Joana Setzer  31 March, 2019

The urgency of the climate crisis requires several degrees of intervention and the involvement of state powers, the private sector and civil society entities. In recent years, national and international … read more »


Climate Litigation: New frontiers for environmental law in Brazil – Introduction (in Portuguese)

Climate Litigation: New frontiers for environmental law in Brazil – Introduction (in Portuguese)

a book by Joana Setzer  31 March, 2019

The urgency of the climate crisis requires several degrees of intervention and the involvement of state powers, the private sector and civil society entities. In recent years, national and international … read more »


The economics of renewable energy

The economics of renewable energy

a book by Roger Fouquet  1 December, 2018

This major reference work brings together for the first time key articles on the economics of renewable energy. From a modest role as a backstop technology in the 1970s to … read more »


Loss and Damage from Climate Change

Loss and Damage from Climate Change

a book by Swenja Surminski  30 November, 2018

This book provides an authoritative insight on the Loss and Damage discourse by highlighting state-of-the-art research and policy linked to this discourse and articulating its multiple concepts, principles and methods. … read more »


Flood Insurance and Flood Risk Reduction

Flood Insurance and Flood Risk Reduction

a book by Swenja Surminski  30 September, 2018

The rapid increase in losses from flooding underlines the importance of risk reduction efforts to prevent or at least mitigate the damaging impacts that floods can bring to communities, businesses, … read more »


Climate change adaptation among female-led micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises in semiarid Areas: a case study from Kenya

Climate change adaptation among female-led micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises in semiarid Areas: a case study from Kenya

a book by Joanes Atela, Kate Elizabeth Gannon, Florence Crick  23 July, 2018

Chapter published in the Handbook of Climate Change Resilience This chapter contributes to the literature on private sector adaptation by empirically exploring how female-led micro, small, and medium enterprise (MSMEs) … read more »