Archive for the ‘contingent valuation’ Tag

Will Economic Growth Destroy the Planet?   2 comments

image of environmental accounting for pollutionLink: http://www.npr.org/blogs/money/2011/10/25/141701559/the-tuesday-podcast-will-economic-growth-destroy-the-planet

Summary: A discussion of the question whether the environment can sustain continuous economic growth, and the impact of economic growth on the environment.

Original Air Date: October 25, 2011

Length: 21:51

Main story content begins: 3:22

Tallying up the Pelican Bill   2 comments

oil coated pelicanLink: http://www.npr.org/blogs/money/2010/07/30/128880374/the-friday-podcast-tallying-up-the-pelican-bill

Summary: A discussion of efforts to put a price on the impact of the Gulf Oil Spill by considering the value of a pelican.

Original Air Date: July 30, 2010

Length: 22:29

Main story content beings: 2:30