Designing Institutions for Environmental and Resource Management

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Edna Tusak Loehman, D. Marc Kilgour
Edward Elgar, 1998 - Business & Economics - 368 pages
This text addresses environmental and resource management problems that continue to emerge despite increasing attempts at regulation. It proposes a proactive approach to environmental and resource management through the design of institutions and organizations. In addition, it suggests that social rules for environmental management can be improved by taking into account the social costs of externalities and the administrative and transactions costs to reduce them.

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Contents

QUANTITATIVE MODELS IN INSTITUTIONAL
1
Issues in the Design of Mechanisms and Institutions
29
On Coordination Externalities and Organization
57
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Edited by Edna Tusak Loehman, Associate Professor of Agricultural Economics and Associate Professor of Economics, Purdue University, US and D. Marc Kilgour, Professor of Mathematics and Director of the Laurier Centre for Military Strategic and Disarmament Studies, Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada

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