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  • Economic theories of sustainable consumption 

    Ferrer-i-Carbonell, Ada; Bergh, Jeroen C.J.M. van den (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, 1999)
    The term `sustainable consumption' denotes the search for consumption patterns that reduce human pressure on the environment and nature. This searchinvolves three levels of research. First, the relationship between ...
  • Methodology and application of sustainable environment concepts for the built environment 

    Artuso, Luisa; Nijkamp, Peter (Amsterdam. Vrije Universiteit, 1995)
    The paper takes for granted that urban areas - and hence the built environment - may play a catalytic role for effective environmental policy. This position is based on the fact that most residential, production and ...
  • Pathways to urban sustainability 

    Nijkamp, Peter; Finco, Adele (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, 2001)
    The concept of sustainable development has become very much "en vogue" in the past decade.We have also observed a shift in the interpretation of this concept from a global perspectiveto a meso perspective, i.e. a local, ...