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Development of environmental indicators for tourism in natural areas: a preliminary study
(Lincoln University. Centre for Resource Management / Lincoln Environmental, 1995-05)
Monitoring the New Zealand costal policy statement: a preliminary assessment
(Lincoln University. Lincoln Environmental. Centre for Resource Management., 1994-10)
Risk management strategies for the long run use of resources: the impact of climate change on agriculture
(Lincoln University. Centre for Resource Management., 1992-07)
This publication is the result of a research contract completed for MAF Rural Policy Unit in 1991. The brief was to develop a policy framework to assist in the analysis of the issues raised by climate change and the ...
From threat to opportunity : moving to a sustainable energy pathway
(Lincoln University. Centre for Resource Management., 1991-12)
Over the next decade New Zealand must make important decisions that will strongly determine its future energy development pathway. Two strategic issues are of vital importance: the need for the energy sector to respond ...
Public participation: its role in the management of the Waimakariri floodplain
(Lincoln University. Centre for Resource Management., 1990-05)
Despite increasing investment in flood protection works over time in New Zealand the costs of flood damage have continued to rise. Research into this phenomenon resulted in the National Water and Soil Conservation Authority's ...
Indicators of sustainable energy development
(Lincoln University & University of Canterbury. Centre for Resource Management, 1991-07)
The social and environmental inadequacies of conventionally defined economic growth have led to the advocacy of "sustainability" as a more appropriate goal for national development.The broad goal of "sustainable development" ...
The future of thermal power generation in New Zealand
(Lincoln University & University of Canterbury. Centre for Resource Management, 1990-07)
This study focuses on a potential conflict between economic policy and environmental policy in New Zealand. On the one hand, New Zealand has an economic policy of deregulation; on the other, an environmental policy aimed ...
A review of the literature pertaining to 'perceived' risk and 'acceptable' risk and the methods used to estimate them
(Lincoln University & University of Canterbury. Centre for Resource Management, 1990-05)
The concept of an acceptable risk is an integral part of modern society. However, when we attempt to determine what an acceptable risk is in a particular situation, we have to consider questions such as 'to whom is the ...
Energy statistics in New Zealand: have energy accounts a useful role to play?
(Lincoln University. Centre for Resource Management / Taylor Baines & Associates Christchurch., 1991-07)
In 1990 the Centre for Resource Management published an information paper titled "Natural resource accounting - an overview from a New Zealand perspective with special reference to the Norwegian experience ". One of the ...
The contribution of conservation lands to the West Coast regional economy
(Lincoln University. Centre for Resource Management. / Lincoln Environmental, 1995-10)
Economic analysis is concerned with the efficient use of resources. Different branches of economics use different tools to achieve this purpose. As stated in the Dictionary of Economics (pass et al., 1988), the "ultimate ...