Development and the Wise Use of Urban Wetlands in Manila Bay

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Productivity Losses Ignored in Economic Analysis of Climate Change

Increasing seasonal heat can push workers past their physiological limits, threatening occupational health and local economies. This fact should be included in the economic analysis of climate change costs, explains Tord Kjellstrom of the UNU International Institute for Global Health.

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Three Limits to Growth

Ecological economist Herman Daly explains how the macro-economy is part of the larger natural economy and so its growth does inflict opportunity costs on the finite whole that must be counted. Ignoring this fact leads many economists to believe that growth in GDP could never be uneconomic, which it clearly can be, he argues.

Three Limits to Growth

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