Dealing with the principles of economics to the study of how environmental and natural resources are developed and managed; this timely volume is packed with the novel approaches to the formulation of environmental policy by developing the pertinent concepts and methods of economics by establishing the links between the environment and the economy such as renewable energy use, construction of new hydroelectric power plants or transnational pipelines, and pollution control measures.
Shalinee Naidoo obtained her Master of Science degree cum laude in Microbiology from The University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa in 2014. Her research interests lie in Environmental Microbiology and water management. She has been involved in a range of research projects funded by The Water Research Commission and The Medical Research Council of South Africa. She is currently a member of the Golden Key International Honour Society and a recipient of numerous scholarship programs including the Erasmus Mundus SAPIENT program between Europe and South Africa. She has spent time teaching Chemistry and English to children in Asia and is currently the founder of Scientist's Sanctuary, an online science communication company specialising in science writing and designing.