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Environmentally sustainable household consumption: from aggregate environmental pressures to priority fields of action

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  • Spangenberg, Joachim H.
  • Lorek, Sylvia
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Ecological Economics.

    Volume (Year): 43 (2002)
    Issue (Month): 2-3 (December)
    Pages: 127-140

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    1. Martina Schäfer & Melanie Jaeger-Erben & Aguinaldo Santos, 2011. "Leapfrogging to Sustainable Consumption? An Explorative Survey of Consumption Habits and Orientations in Southern Brazil," Journal of Consumer Policy, Springer, Springer, vol. 34(1), pages 175-196, March.
    2. Alcott, Blake, 2008. "The sufficiency strategy: Would rich-world frugality lower environmental impact," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 64(4), pages 770-786, February.
    3. Mario Cogoy, 2010. "Consumption, time and the environment," Review of Economics of the Household, Springer, Springer, vol. 8(4), pages 459-477, December.
    4. Spangenberg, Joachim H., 2007. "Biodiversity pressure and the driving forces behind," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 61(1), pages 146-158, February.
    5. Binder, Claudia R. & Hofer, Christoph & Wiek, Arnim & Scholz, Roland W., 2004. "Transition towards improved regional wood flows by integrating material flux analysis and agent analysis: the case of Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Switzerland," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 49(1), pages 1-17, May.
    6. Edwin Zaccaï, 2008. "Assessing the role of consumers in sustainable product policies," Environment, Development and Sustainability, Springer, Springer, vol. 10(1), pages 51-67, February.
    7. Philippe Delacote & Claire Montagné-Huck, 2012. "Political consumerism and public policy: good complements against market failures?," Working Papers 167880, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, France.
    8. Ulf Schrader & John Thøgersen, 2011. "Putting Sustainable Consumption into Practice," Journal of Consumer Policy, Springer, Springer, vol. 34(1), pages 3-8, March.
    9. Heinz Schandl & Graham M Turner, 2008. "The Dematerialization Potential of the Australian Economy," Socio-Economics and the Environment in Discussion (SEED) Working Paper Series 2008-13, CSIRO Sustainable Ecosystems.
    10. Schiller, Frank, 2009. "Linking material and energy flow analyses and social theory," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 68(6), pages 1676-1686, April.
    11. Carsten Gandenberger & Heiko Garrelts & Diana Wehlau, 2011. "Assessing the Effects of Certification Networks on Sustainable Production and Consumption: The Cases of FLO and FSC," Journal of Consumer Policy, Springer, Springer, vol. 34(1), pages 107-126, March.
    12. Panzone, Luca A. & Wossink, Ada & Southerton, Dale, 2013. "The design of an environmental index of sustainable food consumption: A pilot study using supermarket data," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 94(C), pages 44-55.
    13. Yu, Biying & Zhang, Junyi & Fujiwara, Akimasa, 2011. "Representing in-home and out-of-home energy consumption behavior in Beijing," Energy Policy, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 39(7), pages 4168-4177, July.
    14. Halme, Minna & Jasch, Christine & Scharp, Michael, 2004. "Sustainable homeservices? Toward household services that enhance ecological, social and economic sustainability," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 51(1-2), pages 125-138, November.
    15. van den Bergh, Jeroen C.J.M., 2008. "Environmental regulation of households: An empirical review of economic and psychological factors," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 66(4), pages 559-574, July.
    16. Nidhi Tewathia, 2014. "Determinants of the Household Electricity Consumption: A Case Study of Delhi," International Journal of Energy Economics and Policy, Econjournals, Econjournals, vol. 4(3), pages 337-348.

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