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Published: 10 June 2013

264 Pages | 38 Figures

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199663897

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Economic Growth and the Environment

An Introduction to the Theory

Clas Eriksson

  • Sets out the key models
  • Shows how modern growth theory can be used to shed light on the relation between economic growth, natural resources, and the environment
  • Includes Exercises at the end of each chapter that help the reader master the models
  • Adopts a rule-of-thumb approach, as opposed to intertemporal optimization, so the reader can study difficult and important problems without the need for a difficult tool box
  • Clear progression- the chapters build on each other so the reader gets a solid knowledge of the topic
  • Features carefully chosen suggestions for further reading that give the student the possibility to progress, without finding the material too difficult

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