Rational ecology: environment and political economy

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This book analyses the variety of institutions through which collective social decisions are made, concentrating particularly on the problem of ecology. The various arrangements - markets, bureaucracies, laws etc. are evaluated for their capacity for intelligent decision making in environmental concerns. Proposals for improving on the world's social choice mechanisms are elaborated. -M.Cawkwell

Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationUnited Kingdom
Number of pages288
ISBN (Print)0631155740
Publication statusPublished - 1987
Externally publishedYes


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