Mar 8, 2018

Political economy of the environment

Part Three: Global dimensions

16) Globalization & the environment

The globalization of market failure poses new challenges for governance.

 

17) The environmental Kuznets curve

What happens to the environment as per capita income goes up?

 

18) Population & the environment

What Malthus got wrong.

 

19) Tropical deforestation

How transnational alliances can change balances of power.

 

20) Building natural assets

How poverty reduction and environmental protection can go hand-in-hand.

 

21) Agriculture & the environment

The costs of industrial agriculture and benefits of ecological agriculture.

 

22) Cultivated biodiversity

Small farmers sustain some of the world’s most valuable biodiversity.