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Natural resources and economic development

by Edward Barbier

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press in New York, N.Y .
Written in

    Places:
  • Developing countries,
  • Developing countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Natural resources -- Developing countries.,
    • Developing countries -- Economic policy.,
    • Developing countries -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementEdward B. Barbier.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC59.7 .B3355 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3423564M
      ISBN 100521823137
      LC Control Number2005045727

      Economic development has its own rules. Once people know the natural law of economic development, the state has its countermeasures towards economic development. First is to conform to the natural development laws of economy and bring its positive functions into play; second is to conquer its negative effects through national power. The Role of Natural Resources in Economic Development Australian Economic Papers, Vol. 42, pp. , June Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Sep Cited by:

      For many, particularly in Sub-Saharan Africa, the entry point to the industrial world is through natural resources-based industries. Mindful of the potential consequences of development, we must pay greater attention to environmental degradation. This means promoting long-term global growth via sustainable use of natural resources. Mining & Natural Resource Development. Mineral Resources Mineral production in Utah totaled $ billion in , and $ million of that was coal. Base metals account for $ million and industrial minerals and precious metals for $ million and .

      Role of Natural Resources in Economic Development. Visitor Question: Would you please discuss the role of natural resources in socio-economic development and how have they been utilized in their abundance to promote socio-economic development. Editors Reply: There is no doubt that many societies have built their wealth on the basis of their natural resources. Downloadable! In recent years economists have recognized that, along with physical and human capital, environmental resources should be viewed as important economic assets, which can be called natural capital. However, the services provided by natural capital are unique. They include the use of resources for material and energy inputs, the "assimilative capacity" to absorb .


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