Footprints Of Development And Change

Author: N. Jayaram
Editor: Academic Foundation
ISBN: 9788171887040
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A celebration of professor V. K. R. V. Rao, this book is a compilation of articles on contemporary issues written by eminent economists from around the globe, including Michael Walton from Harvard University, Sugata Marjit from City University of Hong Kong, and G. P. Samanta from the Reserve Bank of India. Discussing a wide range of topics, such as concerns of inequality and poverty, changes in community life, and India’s foreign policy, this in-depth analysis explores the developmental issues presently challenging Indian academia. The latest authentic data from various fields of specialization are presented and discussed in an authoritative manner in this objective and thorough examination of India’s economic condition.
Footprints of Development and Change
Language: en
Pages: 591
Authors: N. Jayaram, R. S. Deshpande
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Academic Foundation

A celebration of professor V. K. R. V. Rao, this book is a compilation of articles on contemporary issues written by eminent economists from around the globe, including Michael Walton from Harvard University, Sugata Marjit from City University of Hong Kong, and G. P. Samanta from the Reserve Bank of
Intergenerational learning and transformative leadership for sustainable futures
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Peter Blaze Corcoran, Brandon P. Hollingshead
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-15 - Publisher: Wageningen Academic Publishers

The work of creating the future is being done now ─ and much of it is unsustainable in terms of natural and cultural resources. How will the next generation of leadership for environmental sustainability be raised up? Can we imagine sustainable futures, and can we enable transformative leadership to help
The Ecological Footprint of Tourism
Language: en
Pages: 180
Authors: Dimitrios A. Parpairis, Dimitrios G. Lagos
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-01 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

This book can be considered as a unique addition to the fields of social and environmental sciences. It adopts a methodological approach in calculating the Ecological Footprint of Tourism (TEF), through a specific case study related to the hospitality sector in Greece. The book provides useful insights on the TEF
Energy Footprints of the Food and Textile Sectors
Language: en
Pages: 61
Authors: Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-12-12 - Publisher: Springer

This book addresses energy footprints in the food and textile sectors. Each footprint case study presents essential background information and discusses the scientific consensus, methodological framework, assessment checklist, calculation tools and techniques, applications, challenges and limitations. More importantly, the book explores the application of each indicator/framework in various industrial sectors
Application of the Water Footprint: Water Stress Analysis and Allocation
Language: en
Pages: 149
Authors: Meng Xu, Chunhui Li
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-14 - Publisher: Springer Nature

Based on the water footprint (WF) concept, this book reviews WF-based water stress evaluation methods at the city, provincial and river basin levels respectively. In addition, it explores the factors that influence regional water footprint in the spatial sequence via the extended STIRPAT model. Highlighting the utilization of WF accounting