The Urban Environment in the Global Economy after the Rio Declaration
Editors: Nicholas Low, Brendan Gleeson, Ingemar Elander, Rolf Lidskog Publishers: ROUTLEDGE, London, New York 2000
Contributed Chapter: Agenda 21 and Urban India by Asesh Kumar Maitra & Arvind Krishan
Synopsis: This book is about cities as engines of consumption of the world’s environment, and the spread of policies to reduce their impact. It looks as these issues by examining the impact of the Rio Declaration and assesses the extent to which it has made a difference.