By Molly Scott Cato
This hugely readable textual content offers an creation to eco-friendly economics together with perspectives on taxation, welfare, funds, monetary improvement and employment during the paintings of its inspirational figures together with Schumacher, Robertson and Douthwaite. It additionally explores the contributions and insights of faculties of proposal serious of the dominant neo-classical financial paradigm, together with ecofeminism, perspectives from the worldwide South, and the viewpoint of indigenous peoples. Examples of powerful eco-friendly regulations which are already being carried out the world over are offered, in addition to coverage prescriptions for concerns together with weather swap, localization, electorate' source of revenue, financial size, ecotaxes and trade.
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