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Green capital : a new perspective on growth / Christian de Perthuis, and Pierre-André Jouvet ; translated by Michael Westlake.

Author/creator Perthuis, Christian de author.
Other author/creatorJouvet, Pierre-AndrĂ©, author.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info New York : Columbia University Press, [2015]
Descriptionvii, 274 pages ; 24 cm
Uniform titleCapital vert. English
Contents Introduction : the color of growth -- Growth : a historical accident? -- The spaceship problem : an optimal population size? -- Degrowth : good questions, bad answers -- Introducing the environment into the calculation of wealth -- "Natural capital" revidited -- Hotelling : beyond the wall of scarcity -- Nature has no price : how then is the cost of its degradation to be measured? -- Beyond hotelling : natural capital as a factor required for growth -- Water, the shepherd, and the owner : a choice of green growth models -- How much is your genome worth? -- The enhancement of biodiversity : managing access, pricing usage -- Climate change : the challenges of carbon pricing -- International climate negotiations -- The "energy transition" : not enough or too much oil and gas? -- The inexcapable question of the price of energy -- Nuclear energy : a rising-cost technology -- Growth-generating innovations -- Planning or the market : what are the catalysts? -- European strategy : jump out of the warm water! -- Conclusion : green capital, gree capitalism?
General noteTranslated from the French.
General noteTranslation of : Le capital vert : une nouvelle perspective de croissance, published in 2013.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN 2015002297
ISBN9780231171403 hardcover alkaline paper
ISBN0231171404 hardcover alkaline paper
Standard identifier# 40025307936

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