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Valuing the environment in developing countries : (Record no. 419363)

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001 - CONTROL NUMBER
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003 - CONTROL NUMBER IDENTIFIER
control field ISI Library, Kolkata
005 - DATE AND TIME OF LATEST TRANSACTION
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008 - FIXED-LENGTH DATA ELEMENTS--GENERAL INFORMATION
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020 ## - INTERNATIONAL STANDARD BOOK NUMBER
International Standard Book Number 9781840641486
040 ## - CATALOGING SOURCE
Original cataloging agency ISI Library
082 00 - DEWEY DECIMAL CLASSIFICATION NUMBER
Classification number 363.7056091724
Edition number 23
Item number P359
245 10 - TITLE STATEMENT
Title Valuing the environment in developing countries :
Remainder of title case studies /
Statement of responsibility, etc [edited by] David Pearce, Corin Pearce and Charles Palmer.
260 ## - PUBLICATION, DISTRIBUTION, ETC. (IMPRINT)
Place of publication, distribution, etc Cheltenham :
Name of publisher, distributor, etc Edward Elgar,
Date of publication, distribution, etc c2002.
300 ## - PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Extent xii, 585 p. :
Other physical details ill. ;
Dimensions 24 cm.
500 ## - GENERAL NOTE
General note Includes index.
505 0# - FORMATTED CONTENTS NOTE
Formatted contents note 1. Introduction --<br/> Part I. Air quality, water supply, and water quality --<br/>2. Quantifying and valuing life expectancy changes due to air pollution in developing countries --<br/> 3. Valuing river water quality in China --<br/> 4. Valuing improvements to sanitation in Malaysia --<br/> 5. Valuing dryland water supply in Zimbabwe --<br/> 6. Willingness to pay for improved water quality in Kathmandu --<br/><br/>Part II. Valuing biological diversity --<br/> 7. Conflicts in conservation: the many values of the black rhinoceros --<br/> 8. Optimal ecotourism: the economic value of the giant panda in China --<br/> 9. Valuing visits to game parks in South Africa --<br/> 10. The economic returns to wildlife management in southern Africa --<br/> 11. The economic value of pollution damage in the Pantanal --<br/> 12. Valuing a marine park in Malaysia --<br/><br/>Part III. Valuing forest functions --<br/> 13. Tropical forest values in Mexico --<br/> 14. Can carbon trading reduce deforestation by slash-and-burn farmers? --<br/> 15. Using an income accounting framework to value non-timber forest products --<br/> 16. The economic value of Mount Cameroon: alternative land use options --<br/> 17. Is sustainable forestry economically possible? --<br/> 18. Economic analysis of alternative mangrove management strategies in Cambodia --<br/> 19. Economic analysis of tropical forest land use options in Cambodia --<br/> Index.
520 ## - SUMMARY, ETC.
Summary, etc Aimed at undergraduate and postgraduate students of economics, this book provides detailed case studies of valuation techniques that have been used in developing countries.
650 #0 - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element Environmental policy
Geographic subdivision Developing countries
General subdivision Cost effectiveness
Form subdivision Case studies.
650 #0 - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element Natural resources
General subdivision Valuation
Geographic subdivision Developing countries
Form subdivision Case studies.
650 #0 - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element Environmental quality
Geographic subdivision Developing countries
Form subdivision Case studies.
650 #0 - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element Environmental impact analysis
General subdivision Economic aspects
Geographic subdivision Developing countries
Form subdivision Case studies.
650 #0 - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element Economic development projects
Geographic subdivision Developing countries
General subdivision Cost effectiveness
Form subdivision Case studies.
700 1# - ADDED ENTRY--PERSONAL NAME
Personal name Pearce, David,
Relator term editor
700 1# - ADDED ENTRY--PERSONAL NAME
Personal name Pearce, Corin,
Relator term editor
700 1# - ADDED ENTRY--PERSONAL NAME
Personal name Palmer, Charles,
Relator term editor
942 ## - ADDED ENTRY ELEMENTS (KOHA)
Source of classification or shelving scheme
Koha item type Books
Holdings
Lost status Not for loan Permanent Location Current Location Date acquired Cost, normal purchase price Full call number Accession Number Koha item type
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