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ERIC Number: EJ548060
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-1062-7472
Ecological Footprints and Appropriated Carrying Capacity: Measuring the Natural Capital Requirements of the Human Economy.
Ress, William E.; Wackernagel, Mathis
Focus, v6 n1 p45-60 1996
Contrasts conventional economic rationality with economic principles. Develops an empirical approach based on a reinterpretation of carrying capacity that can account for technological advances and trade. Discusses the necessity of diverting much of the present consumption to investment in the maintenance of natural capital stocks. (AIM)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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