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Week 4 – Environmental vs Ecological economics [part 1]

week 4 learning materials ‘handout’ [pdf] – see Powerpoint slides with audio on Blackboard

Primary reading

Buller, A (2020), What’s the Value of a Whale?, Novara media, Oct 16th

Common, M and Stagl, S (2005), Ecological economics: an introduction, Cambridge: CUP

* Gowdy, J and Erickson, JD (2005a), The approach of ecological economicsCambridge Journal of Economics, v29, pp207-222

Gowdy, J and Erickson, JD (2005b), Ecological economics at a crossroadsEcological Economics, 53 pp17-20

* Parks, S and Gowdy, J (2012), What have economists learned about valuing nature? A review essay, Ecosystem Services, 3:e1–e10

Puller, A and Smith, T (2017), A CRITICAL AND REALIST APPROACH TO ECOLOGICAL ECONOMICS in in Spash, C (ed), Routledge Handbook of Ecological Economics: Nature and Society, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge

Raworth K (2017), Doughnut economics: seven ways to think like a 21st century economist, London: Penguin Random House
[see the Doughnut Economics YouTube channel as well]

* Spash, C (2013), The Shallow or the Deep Ecological Economics Movement?Ecological Economics, 93. pp. 351-362

Spash, C (2017), SOCIAL ECOLOGICAL ECONOMICS,  in Spash, C (ed), Routledge Handbook of Ecological Economics: Nature and Society, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge

Tietenberg, T and Lewis (2015), Environmental & Natural Resource Economics (10th ed), Harlow: Pearson

Weitzman, ML (2007), A Review of The Stern Review on the Economics of Climate Change, Journal of Economic Literature, Vol. XLV (September), pp. 703–724