Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -184) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
1. An introduction to global biodiversity and its regulation : an issue at the core of the environment and development debate 2. The fundamental causes of biodiversity's decline : a bio-economic model 3. Biodiversity conservation and global development : is it possible to reconcile the two? 4. Regulating global biodiversity : channelling diversity's values to developing countries 5. The biodiversity convention : a meeting of the minds? 6. The institutions required for effective biodiversity conservation : the general principles underlying effective conservation 7. Contracting for biodiversity : transferring development rights across international boundaries 8. International regulation of the wildlife trade : rent appropriation and biodiversity conservation 9. Biodiversity conservation and intellectual property rights : capturing information's values 10. The conclusion of the biodiversity convention : and a future for biodiversity?