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Selected Readings

Hicks, J. Value and Capital, 2nd edition. Oxford: Claredon,1948.

Ecosystem Functions and Services

Daily, Gretchen (ed.). Nature’s Service. Washington: Island Press, 1997.

Daily, Gretchen, T. Soderqvist, S. Aniyar, K. Arrow, P. Dasgupta, P. Ehrlich, C. Folke, A. Jansson, B. Jansson, N. Kautsky, S. Levin, J. Lubchenco, K. Maler, D. Simpson, D. Starrett, D. Tilman and B. Walker. “The Value of Nature and the Nature of Value.” Science Magazine. V.289.5478 (21 July 2000): 395-396.

Meffe, Gary, L. Nielsen, R. Knight and D. Schenborn. Ecosystem Management: Adaptive Community-Based Conservation. Washington: Island Press, 2002.
Natural Capital and Income
Costanza, Robert and H. Daly. “Natural Capital and Sustainable Development.”  Conservation Biology, 6.1 (March 1992): 37-46.

Ekins, Paul, S. Simon, L. Deutsch, C. Folke and R. de Groot. “A framework for the practical application of the concepts of critical natural capital and strong sustainability.” Ecological Economics 44 (2003): 165–185.  


Ekins, Paul. “Identifying critical natural capital: Conclusions about critical natural capital.” Ecological Economics 44 (2003): 277-292.


Ekins, Paul, C. Folke and R. de Groot. “Identifying critical natural capital.” Ecological Economics 44 (2003): 165-185.


Georgescu-Roegen, Nicholas. The Entropy Law and the Economic Process. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1971.
Rifkin, J. and Ted Howard. Entropy. Toronto: Bantam Books, 1980.

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