The Resource Development patterns of material productivity : convergence or divergence?, Larissa Talmon-Gros

Development patterns of material productivity : convergence or divergence?, Larissa Talmon-Gros

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Development patterns of material productivity : convergence or divergence?
Title
Development patterns of material productivity
Title remainder
convergence or divergence?
Statement of responsibility
Larissa Talmon-Gros
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Author
Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
Increasing concerns regarding the world's natural resources and sustainability continue to be a major issue for global development. As a result several political initiatives and strategies for green or resource-efficient growth both on national and international levels have been proposed. A core element of these initiatives is the promotion of an increase of resource or material productivity. This dissertation examines material productivity developments in the OECD and BRICS countries between 1980 and 2008. By applying the concept of convergence stemming from economic growth theory to material productivity the analysis provides insights into both aspects: material productivity developments in general as well as potentials for accelerated improvements in material productivity which consequently may allow a reduction of material use globally. The results of the convergence analysis underline the importance of policy-making with regard to technology and innovation policy enabling the production of resource-efficient products and services as well as technology transfer and diffusion
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Cataloging source
GW5XE
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Talmon-Gros, Larissa
Dewey number
338.9/27
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HC79.E5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Contributions to Economics,
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  • Sustainable development
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Science économique
  • Affaires
  • Sustainable development
  • Economics
  • Environmental Economics
  • Economic Growth
  • Sustainable Development
  • Econometrics
  • Innovation/Technology Management
Label
Development patterns of material productivity : convergence or divergence?, Larissa Talmon-Gros
Link
https://ezproxy.lib.ou.edu/login?url=http://link.springer.com/10.1007/978-3-319-02538-4
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 202-210)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Overuse, Scarcity and the Debate About Sustainable Development -- The Relationship Between Technological Progress and Material Consumption -- Convergence -- Theory, Econometrics and Empirics -- Material Productivity Measurement -- Empirical Evidence on the Development of Material Consumption and Material Productivity -- Research Question -- Data and Descriptive Statistics -- Examination of Material Productivity Convergence -- Discussion -- Conclusion
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 210 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319025384
Lccn
2013958236
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
SpringerLink
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-319-02538-4
Other physical details
illustrations.
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)871175219
  • (OCoLC)ocn871175219
Label
Development patterns of material productivity : convergence or divergence?, Larissa Talmon-Gros
Link
https://ezproxy.lib.ou.edu/login?url=http://link.springer.com/10.1007/978-3-319-02538-4
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 202-210)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Overuse, Scarcity and the Debate About Sustainable Development -- The Relationship Between Technological Progress and Material Consumption -- Convergence -- Theory, Econometrics and Empirics -- Material Productivity Measurement -- Empirical Evidence on the Development of Material Consumption and Material Productivity -- Research Question -- Data and Descriptive Statistics -- Examination of Material Productivity Convergence -- Discussion -- Conclusion
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 210 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319025384
Lccn
2013958236
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
SpringerLink
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-319-02538-4
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)871175219
  • (OCoLC)ocn871175219

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