Handbook of Environmental Economics, Volume 4

Subhrendu K. Pattanayak (co-editor)


North Holland

Handbook in Environmental Economics, Volume 4, the latest in this ongoing series, highlights new advances in the field, with this new volume presenting timely chapters on Modeling Ecosystems and Economic Systems, Framing Sustainability Policy Questions: Who Leads – Ecology or Economics?, Valuing Natural Capital Within an Integrated Economic Ecological, Developing Economies, Urbanization, Climate Change and Health, Viewing Environmental Policy Instruments for Domestic and International Perspective, Quasi experimental Estimation of Environmental Policies, Environment Macro, The Rules for Formal and Informal Institutions in Managing Environmental Resources, and How Should Uncertainty Be Integrated into the Methods for Policy Evaluation?

  • Answers key policy questions facing environmental agencies in developed and developing economies
  • Integrates insights from economics and ecology as part of several key chapters
  • Presents the latest on efforts to review and evaluate the new literatures on field and quasi experiments in environmental economics
  • Provides the first substantive review of environmental macro economics