Vulnerable places, vulnerable people : trade liberalization, rural poverty and the environment / edited by Jonathan A. Cook ... [et al.]

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Subjects: Free trade--Social aspects
Free trade--Environmental aspects
Poverty--Developing countries
Rural poor--Developing countries
Produce trade--Developing countries
Sustainable development
Environmental protection--Developing countries
Environmental economics
Developing countries--Rural conditions
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, 2010
LC Classification: H, HF
Physical Description: xv, 220 p. : ill. map. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: List of figures
List of tables
List of contributors
Preface / David Reed
Acknowledgments
1. Trade liberalization, rural poverty and the environment / Pamela Stedman-Edwards 1
2. Trade liberalization, rural poverty and the environment: a case study of the forest and salmon sectors in Chile / Nicolo Gligo 14
3. The impacts of trade liberalization in Pingbian, China / Bobby Cochran 42
4. Shrimp exports, environment and human well-being in the Sundarbans, West Bengal / Preeti Kapuria 63
5. Trade liberalization, rural poverty and the environment: two studies of agricultural exports in Madagascar / Johan Swinnen 78
6. Trade liberalization, rural poverty and the environment: a case study of sugarcane production in the Incomati River Basin in Mpumalanga, South Africa / Charles Meth 98
7. Expansion of shrimp farming in Ca Mau, Vietnam / Jacques Marcille 126
8. Lessons from the case studies: 1 / Owen Cylke 145
9. Lessons from the case studies: 2 / Donald F. Larson 174
10. Beyond trade: economic transition in the globalization era and prospects for poverty and environment / Bruno Losch 198
Index 211
Additional Authors: Cook, Jonathan A
World Bank
World Wildlife Fund
Notes: ISBN: 9781848443433 (hbk.)
ISBN: 1848443439 (hbk.)
Co-published with the World Bank and the World Wildlife Fund
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Trade liberalization, rural poverty and the environment / Jonathan A. Cook ... [et al.] -- Trade liberalization, rural poverty and the environment : a case study of the forest and salmon sectors in Chile / Raúl O'Ryan ... [et al.] -- The impacts of trade liberalization in Pingbian, China / He Daming and Liu Jiang, with Bobby Cochran -- Shrimp exports, environmental and human well-being in the Sundarbans, West Bengal / Kanchan Chopra, with Pushpam Kumar and Preeti Kapuria -- Trade liberalization, rural poverty and the environment : two studies of agricultural exports in Madagascar / Bart Minten ... [et al.] -- Trade liberalization, rural poverty, and the environment : a case study of sugarcane production in the Incomati River Basin in Mpumalanga, South Africa / Jo Lorentzen, Anton Cartwright and Charles Meth -- Expansion of shrimp farming in Ca Mau, Vietnam / Mai Trong Thong ... [et al.] -- Lessons from the case studies : 1 / Pamela Stedman-Edwards, Jonathan A. Cook and Owen Cylke -- Lessons from the case studies : 2 / John D. Nash and Donald F. Larson -- Beyond trade : economic transition in the globalization era and prospects for poverty and environment / Bruno Losch
OCLC Number: 463640451
ISBN/ISSN: 9781848443433
1848443439