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Handbook of Natural Resource and Energy

Hardbound, 630 Pages

Published: April 1993

Imprint: North-holland

ISBN: 978-0-444-87800-7


  • This volume of the Handbook of Natural Resource and Energy Economics in the prestigious North-Holland series of Handbooks in Economics ... is definitely fully up to the high standards set by other volumes.
    The Nordic Journal of Environmental Economics

    ... presents an excellent overview of the current state of depletable resource economics.
    European Review of Agricultural Economics
    The book will be an essential work of reference for some time to come.
    The Journal of Energy and Development


  • Some Basic Concepts. Economic theory of depletable resources: An introduction (J.L. Sweeney). The optimal use of exhaustible resources (G.M. Heal). Intertemporal consistency issues in depletable resources (L. Karp, D.M. Newbery). Analytical Tools. Buying energy and nonfuel-minerals: Final, derived, and speculative demand (M.E. Slade, C.D. Kolstadt and R.J. Weiner). Mineral resource stocks and information (D.P. Harris). Strategies for modeling exhaustible resource supply (D. Epple, J. Londregan). Applications to Policy and Forecasting Issues. Natural resources in an age of substitutability (P. Dasgupta). Natural resource cartels (D.J. Teece, D. Sunding and E. Mosakowski). The economics of energy security: Theory, evidence, and policy (M.A. Toman). Natural resource use and the environment (C.D. Kolstad, J.A. Krautkraemer). Energy, the environment, and economic growth (D.W. Jorgenson, P.J. Wilcoxen).


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