Sustainable Development Indicators in Ecological Economics
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Sustainable Development Indicators in Ecological Economics

  • Current Issues in Ecological Economics series

Edited by Philip Lawn

Since the late 1980s and early 1990s, national governments have introduced a range of policy measures designed to steer their economies along a more sustainable path. Yet how are we to know how successful these have been? This significant new book discusses the ways in which sustainable development indicators can be improved in order to both assess the impact of past policies and avoid the repetition of previous failings.
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