The Resource Global crises, global solutions, edited by Bjørn Lomborg

Global crises, global solutions, edited by Bjørn Lomborg

Label
Global crises, global solutions
Title
Global crises, global solutions
Statement of responsibility
edited by Bjørn Lomborg
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Additional physical form
Also available online (Table of contents)
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
320.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
JZ1318
LC item number
.G5566 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
specialized
Label
Global crises, global solutions, edited by Bjørn Lomborg
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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Contents
Introduction / Bjørn Lomborg -- Pt. I. The challenges. 1. Air pollution / Bjørn Larsen, Guy Hutton and Neha Khanna -- Alternative perspective / Jitendra Shah -- 2. The security challenge in conflict-prone countries / Paul Collier, Lisa Chauvet and Håvard Hegre -- Alternative perspectives / Ibrahim A. Elbadawi ; Andrew Mack -- 3. Disease control / Dean T. Jamison, Prabhat Jha and David E. Bloom -- Alternative perspectives / David Canning ; Ramanan Laxminarayan -- 4. The benefits and costs of alternative strategies to improve educational outcomes / Peter F. Orazem, Paul Glewwe and Harry Patrinos / Alternative perspectives / Victor Lavy ; Lant Pritchett -- 5. Climate change / Gary W. Yohe ... [et al.] -- Alternative perspectives / Chris Green ; Anil Markandya -- 6. Hunger and malnutrition / Sue Horton, Harold Alderman and Juan A. Rivera / Alternative perspectives / Reynaldo Martorell ; Anil B. Deolalikar -- 7. Water and sanitation / Dale Whittington ... [et al.] -- Alternative perspectives / Jenna Davis ; Frank Rijsberman and Alix Peterson Zwane -- 8. The challenge of reducing international trade and migration barriers / Kym Anderson and L. Alan Winters -- Alternative perspectives / Alan V. Deardorff ; Anthony J. Venables -- 9. Transnational terrorism / Todd Sandler, Daniel G. Arce and Walter Enders -- Alternative perspectives / S. Brock Blomberg ; Michael D. Intriligator -- 10. Women and development / Elizabeth M. King, Stephan Klasen and Maria Porter -- Alternative perspectives / Lawrence Haddad ; Aysit Tansel -- Pt. II Ranking the opportunities. Expert panel ranking / Jagdish Bhagwati ... [et al.] -- Conclusion: Bjørn Lomborg
Control code
000044578171
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
xxvii, 681 p.
Isbn
9780521741224
Lccn
2009455897
Other control number
2957346
Other physical details
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.b25347044
System control number
  • eblnew0521517214
  • (OCoLC)317748707

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