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Economics and Finance|College of Business

Edward B. Barbier
John S. Bugas Professor of Economics

PhD, Birkbeck College University of London
MSc, The London School of Economics & Political Science
BA, Yale University

Curriculum vitae and more

Research Interests: ENR, Development Economics, International Economics, Economics & Ecology

Teaching: Environmental and Natural Resource Economics and Development Economics

Select Publications:

Barbier, Edward B. (2014) “A global strategy for protecting vulnerable coastal populations.” Science 345: 1250-1251.

Barbier, Edward B. (2014) “Account for depreciation of natural capital.” Nature 515: 32-33.

Barbier, Edward B., David Moreno-Mateos, Alex D. Rogers, James Aronson, Linwood Pendleton, Roberto Danovaro, Lea-Anne Henry, Telmo Morato, Jeff Ardron, and Cindy L. Van Dover (2014) “Protect the deep sea." Nature 505: 475-477.

Barbier, Edward B.  (2013) “Wealth accounting, ecological capital and ecosystem services.” Environment and Development Economics 18: 133-161.

Barbier, Edward B. (2012) “The green economy post Rio+20.” Science 338: 887-888.

Barbier, Edward B. (2012) “Tax ‘societal ills’ to save the planet.” Nature 483: 30.

Barbier, Edward B. and Anil Markandya. (2012) A New Blueprint for a Green Economy. Routledge/Taylor & Francis, London, 200 pp.

Barbier, Edward B. (2011) Capitalizing on Nature: Ecosystems as Natural Assets. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge and New York, 321 pp.

Barbier, Edward B. (2011) Scarcity and Frontiers: How Economies Have Developed Through Natural Resource Exploitation. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge and New York, 748 pp.

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