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Natural Resource Economics

Analysis, Theory, and Applications

Authors

Jon M. Conrad, Cornell University, New York, Daniel Rondeau, University of Victoria, British Columbia

Description

Mathematical analysis is key to the modeling and management of natural resources. By presenting required mathematical methods, classic dynamic models for non-renewable and renewable resources, and by exploring several contemporary problems, this text provides a foundation for advanced research. Topics include seminal models in fishery, forestry and non-renewable resource management, as well as an extensive collection of contemporary applications that include the optimal transition from fossil fuels to clean energy, the optimal timing of interventions to save endangered species, pest…

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Key features

  • Provides hands-on experience through a generous supply of mathematical problems; analyses make abstract theories operational
  • Progresses through the most rudimentary skills necessary to thoroughly comprehend the mathematical and theoretical aspects in order to transition seamlessly into real-world applications
  • Extends resource management to new areas by enriching pre-existing resource economic models

About the book

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1017/9781108588928
  • Subjects Economics,Microeconomics,Natural Resource and Environmental Economics
  • Format: Hardback
    • Publication date: 12 March 2020
    • ISBN: 9781108499330
    • Dimensions (mm): 253 x 177 mm
    • Weight: 0.81kg
    • Contains: 80 b/w illus. 18 tables
    • Page extent: 360 pages
    • Availability: In stock
  • Format: Paperback
    • Publication date: 12 March 2020
    • ISBN: 9781108713375
    • Dimensions (mm): 253 x 177 mm
    • Weight: 0.67kg
    • Contains: 80 b/w illus. 18 tables
    • Page extent: 360 pages
    • Availability: In stock
  • Format: Digital
    • Publication date: 06 February 2020
    • ISBN: 9781108588928

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