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The Impacts of Environmental Regulation on the U.S. Economy  

Ann E. Ferris, Richard Garbaccio, Alex Marten, and Ann Wolverton

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Sep 2017
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Environmental Science
Concern regarding the economic impacts of environmental regulations has been part of the public dialogue since the beginning of the U.S. EPA. Even as large improvements in environmental ... More

Indigenous Polynesian Agriculture in Hawaiʻi  

Noa Kekuewa Lincoln and Peter Vitousek

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Mar 2017
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Environmental Science
Agriculture in Hawaiʻi was developed in response to the high spatial heterogeneity of climate and landscape of the archipelago, resulting in a broad range of agricultural strategies. Over ... More

Indoor Air Pollution in Developed Countries  

Richard Sharpe, Nicholas Osborne, Sotiris Vardoulakis, and Sani Dimitroulopoulou

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Environmental Science
This is an advance summary of a forthcoming article in the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science. Please check back later for the full article. ... More

Indoor Air Pollution in Developing Countries  

Caroline A. Ochieng, Sotiris Vardoulakis, and Cathryn Tonne

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Environmental Science
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The Industrialization of Commercial Fishing, 1930–2016  

Carmel Finley

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Nov 2016
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Environmental Science
Nations rapidly industrialized after World War II, sharply increasing the extraction of resources from the natural world. Colonial empires broke up on land after the war, but they were ... More

Input-Output Models Applied to Environmental Analysis  

Joaquim Guilhoto

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Environmental Science
This is an advance summary of a forthcoming article in the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science. Please check back later for the full article. ... More

Integrated Pest Management  

Jesse Eiben

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The Life Satisfaction Approach to Environmental Valuation  

Christopher Fleming and Christopher Ambrey

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Sep 2017
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Environmental Science
The method and practice of placing monetary values on environmental goods and services for which a conventional market price is otherwise unobservable is one of the most fertile areas of ... More

Material and Energy Flow Analysis  

Vincent Moreau and Guillaume Massard

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Mar 2017
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Environmental Science
The concept of metabolism takes root in biology and ecology as a systematic way to account for material flows in organisms and ecosystems. Early applications of the concept attempted to ... More

Measuring Soil Loss and Subsequent Nutrient and Organic Matter Loss on Farmland  

Vito Ferro and Vincenzo Bagarello

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Jun 2017
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Environmental Science
Field plots are often used to obtain experimental data (soil loss values corresponding to different climate, soil, topographic, crop, and management conditions) for predicting and ... More

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