Field, B. C., & Field, M. K. (). Environmental economics: an introduction. McGraw-Hill series (Economics). Page 2. Page 3. Page 4. Page 5. Page 6. Page 7. Barry Field’ s Environmental Economics, 3e, examines all the facets of the connection between environmental quality and the economic behavior of individuals. Environmental Economics, Third Canadian Edition. by Field, Barry C.; Olewiler, Nancy D. Book condition: Very Good. Book Description. Toronto, ON, Canada.

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These provide illustrations of how economic principles can be applied to environmental issues, and contain thought provoking questions for discussion, assignments, and research papers.

Environmental Economics provides an introduction to basic principles of environmental economics highlighting Canadian issues, data, and environmmental.

Canadian case studies bring the real world into the text. In order to view www. The emphasis is on links between theory and policy, with more Canadian examples.

Improved linking between chapters via in-text references from one chapter to another allow students and instructors to move between theoretical concepts and application. Please check your settings if you are already using one of thse. More examples of policy in action occur in the theory chapters of Section 4.


Environmental Economics, Third Canadian Edition

Description Table of Contents Features Environmental Economics provides students with an introduction to basic principles of environmental economics.

It is about the way human decisions affect the quality of the environment; about how human values and institutions shape our demands for improvement in the quality; and, economcs especially, about how to design effective public policies to bring about these improvements. Field Connect is available for students to purchase separately, or available as an option to package with the print text.

All theoretical models have verbal, graphical, and algebraic solutions to show the different ways to analyze environmental problems. Notable changes from the third edition include greater emphasis in Section 1 on greenhouse gas emissions, air pollution from transportation, and Canada’s environmental performance compared to fiedl countries.

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Specific functional forms are used so that calculations are transparent and easy to follow. Worked examples are provided in most chapters to improve understanding of theoretical concepts and to show how to solve problems.


Updated Canadian environmental data and policies.

Connect includes the Connect eBook a digital version of the Field text and study resources for students, as well as teaching resources for instructors, all in one convenient location. Benefits Chapter 8 Benefit? Data on environmental indicators is provided to not only provide a snapshot of the state of the environment, but also to facilitate discussion.

Example boxes are used throughout the book to highlight key theoretical and policy issues such as how benefit? Visual Graphs are enhanced with detailed captions. New material is added to update environmental policy, especially policies to mitigate the emissions of greenhouse gases and the use of economic instruments such as carbon taxes and emission trading.

The Fourth Canadian Edition contains current content and policies relevant to the Canadian experience. Updates of Canadian environmental data and policies can be found in the introductory chapters, as examples in Section 4, and throughout Section 5. Retained Features Canadian Perspective.