Approach: Markets & Commodities

Ideas from economics and markets can solve environmental problems.

Chapter 3 examines the ways that environmental problems are conceived and addressed using a market-oriented perspective and its respective solutions. Support for and critiques of market environmentalism will be addressed.

Markets & Commodities slides here.

Paul Robbins, John Hintz, and Sarah A. Moore, Environment & Society: A Critical Introduction (2nd edition), Chapter 3.