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Sustainable Development and Environment

  • Agriculture

  • Author   :    Satyabrata Mishra
    Year of Publication   :   2018
    ISBN   :   9788193637814
    Language   :   English
    Binding   :   Hard Bound
    Pages   :   198
    Size   :   23 cms
    Categories   :   New Books, Economics, Agriculture, 2018
    Price  :  880

    About the Book :

    The present book on “Sustainable Development and Environment : Issues and Challenges” embarks upon policy paradigms for the sustainability of natural resources viz.:

    • Pollution Monitoring and Control.
    • Environmental Impact Assessment.
    • Natural Living Resource Conservation.
    • Ecological Development Programme.
    • Environmental Research Promotion.
    • Environmental Awareness.
    • Poverty Alleviation Measures to Dispense with Degradation of Natural Forestry.

    Existing stocks of resources should be managed rationally. Eco-friendly technology should be deployed for harnessing other renewable resources. Technological innovation should pave the way for devising new means of non-renewable energy resources so that depletion of petroleum resources can be postponed. Besides, technological innovation should minimize the use of both renewable and non-renewable resources to ensure sustainable economic development.

    This book will undoubtedly cater the academic pursuits of the UG Hons. and PG students pursuing CBCS Syllabi incorporating Environmental Economics. Besides, M.Phil. and Ph.D. Scholars of various Universities will be immensely benefited by this book.

    Contents include : Sustainable Development; Issues and Concerns; Sustainable Development and Climate Change; Environmental Imperatives of Sustainable Development : Theoretical Analysis; Millennium Development Goals : Challenges to Poverty and Inequality in India; Economics of Sustainable Development; Carbon Trading : An Innovative Measure for Sustainable Development; Regional Trade Agreements (RTAs) and Sustainable Development; Corporate Social Responsibility : Integrating Triple Bottom Line and Sustainability; Role of Kalaniketan for Sustainable Development in Art and Craft of Tribals in Nabarangpur District of Odisha.

    About the Author

    Dr. Satyabrata Mishra, Associate Professor of Economics has twenty-eight years of teaching experience at Honours- level and fifteen years of PG teaching experience. At present, Dr. Mishra is serving as an Associate Professor of Economics in PG Department of Environmental Economics, Maharaja Purna Chandra Autonomous College, Takhatpur, Baripada, Mayurbhanj (Odisha). He is the recipient of National Scholarship during 1980-84 and PG Merit Scholarship during 1984-86.

    Dr. Mishra has published one book on “Development and Environmental Economics” for Honours and PG students since 2010. He has also published three reference books on “Tax Revenue and Economic Growth of Odisha”, “Role of Regional Rural Banks for Tribal Development” and “Labour Management Relations Scenario in Public Sector”.

    Dr. Mishra has presented research papers in one International Seminar, 35 National Seminars/Conference and 45 State-level Seminars/Conference, 18 research papers in National Journals with ISSN numbers, 84 research papers in International Journal with ISSN numbers and 23 papers in the State-level Journals. He has published 25 chapters in Edited Volume with ISBN numbers.

    Under his guidance three Ph.D. scholars have been successfully awarded Ph.D. Degree in Economics from North Odisha University and one scholar has submitted Ph.D. Thesis at Fakir Mohan University (Odisha).

    Dr. Mishra has undertaken one Minor Research Project of UGC. He has successfully organised 10 UGC sponsored Seminars/ Workshop, Orientation and Re-training Programmes for College Teachers. Besides, he has served his institution in the capacity of the Accounts Bursar, Administrative Bursar, OIC, UGC and Autonomy, Co-ordinator of IQAC, Co-ordinator of Steering Committee of NAAC in the year 2011 and 2016 and Academic Bursar of the College for 2016-17 Session. For his outstanding contribution to the higher education, Dr. Mishra has been felicitated with “Parimal Chand Award” by the Rotary Club of Baripada (Odisha) in August, 2015.

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