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Section 1: Introduction

Chapter 1: What is Environmental Economics?

Chapter 2: The Economy and the Environment

Section 2: Analytical Tools

Chapter 3: Benefits and Costs, Supply and Demand

Chapter 4: Economic Efficiency and Markets

Chapter 5: The Economics of Environmental Quality

Section 3: Environmental Analysis

Chapter 6: Frameworks of Analysis

Chapter 7: Benefit-Cost Analysis: Benefits

Chapter 8: Benefit-Cost Analysis: Costs

Section 4: Environmental Policy Analysis

Chapter 9: Criteria for Evaluating Environmental Policies

Chapter 10: Decentralized Policies: Liability Laws, Property Rights, Voluntary Action

Chapter 11: Command-and-Control Strategies: The Case of Standards

Chapter 12: Incentive-Based Strategies: Emission Charges and Subsidies

Chapter 13: Incentive-Based Strategies: Transferable Discharge Permits

Section 5: Environmental Policy in the United States

Chapter 14: Federal Water Pollution-Control Policy

Chapter 15: Federal Air Pollution Control Policy

Chapter 16: Federal Polity on Toxic and Hazardous Substances

Chapter 17: State and Local Environmental Issues

Section 6: International Environmental Issues

Chapter 18: Comparative Environmental Policies

Chapter 19: Economic Development and the Environment

Chapter 20: The Global Environment

Chapter 21: International Environmental Agreements