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Pearce, David W. (David William)

Overview
Works: 333 works in 1,415 publications in 8 languages and 19,967 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Conference papers and proceedings  Case studies  Essays 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Contributor, Director, Creator, Honoree, Redactor
Classifications: HC79.E5, 333.7
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Most widely held works by David W Pearce
Environmental economics : an elementary introduction by R. Kerry Turner( Book )

62 editions published between 1976 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 1,572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Economics of natural resources and the environment by David W Pearce( Book )

54 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 1,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World without end : economics, environment, and sustainable development by David W Pearce( Book )

31 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The authors address a wide variety of subjects, ranging from how to measure sustainable development, to the relation between population and environment, to market paradigms and pollution, to terms of trade and the environment. They use a great deal of material, such as background papers and research conducted for the World Bank, that has not been readily available to the public. And they present a more complete synthesis of the literature relevant for policymaking than has been given in any other book
Sustainable development : economics and environment in the Third World by David W Pearce( Book )

46 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and German and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aan de hand van zes case- studies, ontwikkelingsprojekten, wordt duidelijk gemaakt hoe belangrijk het is de economie van de duurzame ontwikkeling in ons denken te infiltreren
Cost-benefit analysis by David W Pearce( Book )

40 editions published between 1971 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The foundations of cost-benefit analysis; The origins of cost-benefit analysis; The measurement of costs and benefits; Time, discounting and decision rules; Efficiency and distributive weights; Risk and uncertainty; A case study: the gordon-below-franklin dam
The MIT dictionary of modern economics by David W Pearce( Book )

16 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Economics of natural resource depletion by David W Pearce( Book )

23 editions published between 1974 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Economic values and the natural world by David W Pearce( Book )

20 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author argues that the people of the Earth should allocate values to natural resources. He analyzes why values must be attributed to the environment, how different methods of analysis may be utilized and the consequences for economic development and global environmental problems
Blueprint for a green economy by David W Pearce( Book )

51 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally prepared as a report for the Department of the Environment this test presents government with a series of practical proposals for financing a sustainable environment
The Valuation of social cost by David W Pearce( Book )

17 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1978, The Valuation of Social Cost is concerned both with the idea, and with the practical problems, of placing monetary values on 'intangible', non-marketed goods, such as pollution, noise nuisance, personal injury, or the loss of home, neighbours or recreational benefit. A diverse range of contributors critically assess both the theoretical issues and the practical attempts made by economists and others to 'monetise' items which cannot be bought or sold
The economic value of biodiversity by DAVID PEARCE( Book )

24 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains in non-technical terms how economic cost-benefit analysis techniques can be applied to biodiversity loss, and how they can provide a measurement for the efficiency of conservation efforts. The author has also written "Blueprint for a Green Economy."
Cost-benefit analysis: theory and practice by Ajit Kumar Dasgupta( Book )

43 editions published between 1972 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Resource conservation : social and economic dimensions of recycling by David W Pearce( Book )

21 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The social appraisal of projects : a text in cost-benefit analysis by David W Pearce( Book )

14 editions published between 1981 and 1995 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dictionary of modern economics by David W Pearce( Book )

28 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quan shu gong shou ci mu 2500 yu tiao,Bao kuo xian dai jing ji xue ge fen zhi,Ge men lei zui xin,Zui zhong yao,Zui chang jian de ming ci shu yu.Ci wai hai zhuo shou zhong yao de guo ji jing ji ji gou,Jing ji li fa,Zhu ming de jing ji xue jia yi ji chang yong de shang ye yong yu.Shu hou fu you han ying ci mu suo yin
Price theory by W. J. L Ryan( Book )

17 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the first part of this work the analysis is developed in terms of a model economy in which each price is both a datum for each buyer and seller and a resultant of the decisions of all buyers and sellers. In the second part, market behaviour is related to market morphology. The author describes what the real world would have to look like if each buyer and seller were to be a price-taker, and derives from this the customary classification of markets"--Cover p. [4]
Economics and environment : essays on ecological economics and sustainable development by David W Pearce( Book )

21 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book begins with an introduction which gives an insight into the development of David Pearce's career in environmental economics. It is also an accessible guide to the role that environmental economics can play in policymaking and a forceful defence of his own position vis-a-vis different schools of thought. The essays cover four broad themes: ethics and ecological economics, sustainable development, applied environmental economics and global environmental change. Specific subject areas include environmental valuation, forestry, wildlife conservation, risk assessment, global warming and the role of carbon taxes
The causes of tropical deforestation : the economic and statistical analysis of factors giving rise to the loss of the tropical forests by Katrina Brown( Book )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book features contributions on the causes of tropical deforestation using the very latest statistical and econometric techniques. The contributors are critical of each others' work and aims to move the debate to a higher plane. The book is intended for academics and postgraduates in the areas of environmental economics, resource management and the study of development, as well as those within agricultural studies and elsewhere who have an interest in forestry
Cost-benefit analysis and water resources management by Roy Brouwer( Book )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cost-Benefit Analysis and Water Resources Management is written for both academics and policy-makers interested in the use and usefulness of CBA in water resources management."--Jacket
Environmental Valuation in developed countries : case studies( Book )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two dozen case studies illustrate how environmental economists place values on environmental assets and on the flows of goods and services generated by those assets. They include cost-benefit analyses of forest policy in Ireland and the UK, valuing perceived risk in genetically modified food, wind power in Sweden, valuation of water resources, cleanup and management, and price analysis of road traffic noise nuisance
 
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Sustainable development : economics and environment in the Third World
Alternative Names
David Pearce British economist

Pearce, D.W.

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Pearce, David professeur d'économie de l'environnement, Londres

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皮尓斯, 戴维 W.

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Economics of natural resources and the environmentSustainable development : economics and environment in the Third WorldThe MIT dictionary of modern economicsEconomic values and the natural worldBlueprint for a green economyThe economic value of biodiversityEconomics and environment : essays on ecological economics and sustainable developmentCost-benefit analysis and water resources managementEnvironmental Valuation in developed countries : case studies