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The Resource Common wealth : economics for a crowded planet, Jeffrey D. Sachs

Common wealth : economics for a crowded planet, Jeffrey D. Sachs

Label
Common wealth : economics for a crowded planet
Title
Common wealth
Title remainder
economics for a crowded planet
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey D. Sachs
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Assessment of the environmental degradation, rapid population growth, and extreme poverty that threaten global peace and prosperity, with practical solutions based on a new economic paradigm for our crowded planet
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sachs, Jeffrey
Dewey number
338.9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HD87
LC item number
.S23 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Economic policy
  • Sustainable development
  • Politique économique
  • Développement durable
  • Politique économique
  • Démographie
  • Accroissement de population
  • Effets sur l'environnement
  • Ressources naturelles
  • Développement durable
  • Mondialisation
  • Economic policy
  • Sustainable development
  • Economic policy
  • Sustainable development
  • Desarrollo sustentable
  • Política económica
Label
Common wealth : economics for a crowded planet, Jeffrey D. Sachs
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 361-369) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Edward O. Wilson -- Part 1: New economics for the twenty-first century. Common challenges, common wealth ; Our crowded planet -- Part 2: Environmental sustainability. The anthropocene ; Global solutions to climate change ; Securing our water needs ; A home for all species -- Part 3: The demographic challenge. Global population dynamics ; Completing the demographic transition -- Part 4: Prosperity for all. The strategy of economic development ; Ending poverty traps ; Economic security in a changing world -- Part 5: Global problem solving. Rethinking foreign policy ; Achieving global goals ; The power of one
Control code
ocn167764116
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 386 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9781594201271
Lccn
2007035111
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o167764116
  • (OCoLC)167764116
Label
Common wealth : economics for a crowded planet, Jeffrey D. Sachs
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 361-369) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Edward O. Wilson -- Part 1: New economics for the twenty-first century. Common challenges, common wealth ; Our crowded planet -- Part 2: Environmental sustainability. The anthropocene ; Global solutions to climate change ; Securing our water needs ; A home for all species -- Part 3: The demographic challenge. Global population dynamics ; Completing the demographic transition -- Part 4: Prosperity for all. The strategy of economic development ; Ending poverty traps ; Economic security in a changing world -- Part 5: Global problem solving. Rethinking foreign policy ; Achieving global goals ; The power of one
Control code
ocn167764116
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 386 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9781594201271
Lccn
2007035111
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o167764116
  • (OCoLC)167764116

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