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Eco-restructuring

Robert U. Ayres

Eco-restructuring

the transition to an ecologically sustainable economy

by Robert U. Ayres

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Published by INSEAD in Fontainebleau .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic development -- Environmental aspects.,
  • Natural resources -- Economic aspects.,
  • Sustainable development.

  • Edition Notes

    Revised version of 95/83/EPS.

    Statementby Robert U. Ayres.
    SeriesWorking papers / INSEAD -- no.97/33/EPS
    The Physical Object
    Pagination37p. ;
    Number of Pages37
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17124970M

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ECO-RESTRUCTURING: THE TRANSITION To AN ECOLOGICALLY SUSTAINABLE ECONOMY by R.U. AYRES and F. SCHMIDT-BLEEK 95/72/EPS This working paper was published in the context of INSEAD's Centre for the Management of Environmental Resources, an R&D partnership sponsored by Ciba-Geigy, Danfoss, Otto Group and Royal Dutch/Shell and Sandoz AG.

Global eco-restructuring and technological change in the twenty-first century. Globalization Population growth and economic growth Environmental pressures for global change Scenario analysis and the use of materials The challenge for eco-restructuring Concluding remarks Notes References.

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This book is based on workshops held in Mexico () and in the US (), on a winter school at Chulalongkorn University, Thailand (), and on commissioned chapters. The workshop in Mexico and the publication were supported by two grants by the German Foundation for Peace Research (DSF).

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: vi, pages ; 24 cm: Contents: Eco-restructuring: the transition to an ecologically sustainable economy / Robert U. Ayres --The biophysical basis of eco-restructuring: an overview of current relations between human economic activities and the global system / Walther Manshard --Ecological process engineering: the potential of.

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Eco-restructuring: Implications for Sustainable Development. • This text discusses the current basis of economic growth, concluding that it is is failing to deliver, and is actually harming our prospects for future security.

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BOOKS Ayres, R.U., The bubble economy. Boston MA: MIT Press. Ayres, R.U. and E.H. Ayres, Crossing the energy divide: Moving from fossil fuel dependence to a.

A new paradigm of eco-restructuring for sustainable development is introduced, involving shifts in technology, economic activities and lifestyles needed to harmonize human activities with natural systems. This volume analyses a number of sectors and technological fields that are involved in the search for sustainable patterns of industrialization.

His research interests include industrial ecology, environmental policy and technology evaluation, economic growth and environmental regulation, environmental economics, and eco-restructuring.

Edward H. Ayres, founder of Running Times and former editor of World Watch, is author of God's Last Offer: Negotiating for a Sustainable Future/5(5).

This work executes a unique transdisciplinary methodology building on the author’s previous book, A User’s Guide to the Crisis of Civilization: And How to Save it (Pluto, ), which was the first peer-reviewed study to establish a social science framework for the integrated analysis of crises across climate, energy, food, economic, terror and the police state.

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