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Basic Principles of Sustainable Development

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  • Jonathan M. Harris

    (The Global Development And Environment Institute at Tufts Universty)

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This paper explores what a critical commentary on micro principles texts might look like, examining what is to be critiqued and how to do it.

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  • Jonathan M. Harris, 2001. "Basic Principles of Sustainable Development," Development and Comp Systems 0106006, EconWPA.
  • Handle: RePEc:wpa:wuwpdc:0106006 Note: Type of Document - PDF; pages: 26. This paper grew out of a workshop co-sponsored by the Global Development and Environment Institute (GDAE) and the Department of Economics of the University of Massachusetts at Amherst in the spring of 2000. (See Appendix 1 for a description of the workshop.) About 25 people participated in the on- site workshop over its 15 week lifespan, and more than 50 people were part of an on-line discussion list associated with the workshop. Other working papers available at www.gdae.org
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    Keywords

    sustainable development; economic theory; development; environment; development policy;

    JEL classification:

    • Q2 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Renewable Resources and Conservation
    • Q3 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Nonrenewable Resources and Conservation
    • O - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth

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