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Towards Sustainable Household Consumption? Trends and Policies in Oecd Countries by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

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Published by OECD .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Consumer issues,
  • Political Science,
  • Economics - Macroeconomics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • British Isles,
  • Cost and standard of living,
  • General,
  • Consumption (Economics),
  • OECD countries,
  • Sustainable development

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages164
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9127677M
ISBN 109264197370
ISBN 109789264197374

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This book provides a comprehensive analysis of household consumption patterns in five key areas: food, tourism-related travel, energy, water and waste generation. This site is powered by Keepeek , Logiciel de DAM for business. This book provides a comprehensive analysis of household consumption patterns in five key areas: food, tourism-related travel, energy, water and waste generation. It brings together the various elements of household consumption that are necessary to better understand consumption trends and to identify the best policy options towards sustainable. Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more. Towards sustainable household consumption?: trends and policies in OECD countries in SearchWorks catalog. The OECD publication, Towards Sustainable Household Consumption? Trends and Policies in OECD Countries, is about the day-to-day actions of households in OECD countries and how these actions affect the environment. It presents data and trends in five key areas of household consumption: food, tourism travel, energy, water and waste generation.

Towards Sustainable Consumption: Economics and Ethical Concerns for the Environment in Consumer Choices Jouni Paavola OCEES at Mansfield College, University of Oxford Abstract The article examines individual action informed by ethical concerns for the environment as a strategy for moving toward more sustainable consump? tion. towards a sustainable household consumption pattern. For each household the difference was calculated between the ‘expected future energy use’ and the maximum allowable energy use . Towards Sustainable Consumption: Economics and Ethical Concerns for the Environment in Consumer Choices By Paavola, Jouni Review of Social Economy, Vol. 59, No. 2, June Worldwide consumption and production — a driving force of the global economy — rest on the use of the natural environment and resources in a way that continues to have destructive impacts on.

Author: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. Publisher: Paris: OECD Publishing, Edition/Format: eBook: Document: EnglishView all editions and formats: Publication: Towards sustainable household consumption? Social Innovation and Sustainable Consumption: Research and Action for Societal Transformation 1st Edition. Edited By Julia Backhaus, Audley Genus, Sylvia Lorek, Edina Vadovics, Julia M Wittmayer Decem This book showcases strategic policies for and processes of societal transformation, which are required to address the challenge of sustainability. Towards sustainable energy consumption: Electricity demand flexibility and household fuel choice. fuel types and use choices and explores the socio-demographic and housing characteristics that influence household fuel use decisions. Using household survey data from urban Ethiopia, this paper estimates a mixed multiple discrete-continuous. The project on Household Behaviour and Environmental Policy was initiated with a review of existing empirical evidence on the main factors affecting people's behaviour towards the environment (Household Behaviour and the Environment: Reviewing the Evidence, ). This project builds on previous OECD work on sustainable consumption developed.