Environment

 

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Fostering Green Growth in Agriculture Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5115041e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/agriculture-and-food/fostering-green-growth-in-agriculture_9789264232198-en
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This report examines the role, performance and impact of farm advisory services, training and extension initiatives in the OECD area to foster green growth in agriculture.
Waste Generation and Recycling Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/0208021ec003.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/economics/waste-generation-and-recycling_gen_papers-v2008-art10-en
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There are two serious failures that arise in the management of solid waste. The first relates to the existence of negative externalities in the individual decision-making over waste generation and disposal. When individuals decide on how much to ...

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Forest resources Click to Access:
    http://data.oecd.org/forest/forest-resources.htm
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Forest resources refer to the intensity of use of forest resources (timber). It relates actual harvest or fellings to annual productive capacity.
OECD Environmental Performance Reviews: Poland 2015 Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/9715131e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/environment/oecd-environmental-performance-reviews-poland-2015_9789264227385-en
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This report is the third OECD review of Poland’s environmental performance. It evaluates progress towards sustainable development and green growth, with a focus on forestry and biodiversity, as well as waste and materials management.
Towards Complete Balance Sheets in the National Accounts Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5js319256pvf.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/environment/towards-complete-balance-sheets-in-the-national-accounts_5js319256pvf-en
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Despite its importance, regular measurement of the value of natural resources at national level is still in its infancy and often disconnected from valuation approaches for other assets. We show that there exists a consistent approach towards valuation that applies to subsoil assets and...
 
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Global emissions of CO2 from the energy sector have grown by more than 1.5% per year since 1990. Explicit carbon pricing and support policies can help control this growth.