The new study, "Instruments of Change: Motivating and Financing Sustainable Development", has been written for UNEP by Dr. Theodore Panayotou of the Harvard Institute for International Development, and makes a major contribution to that debate, says UNEP Executive Klaus Toepfer.
Dr. Theodore Panayotou is a fellow at the Harvard Institute for International Development in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
He is also a lecturer in the Department of Economics and the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.
is the recipient of the 1991 Distinguished Achievement Award of the Society for Conservation Biology
wide-ranging efforts to use economic analysis as a tool for conservation.
"Instruments of Change: Motivating and Financing Sustainable Development", UNEP
, 1998, is available from Earthscan Publications Limited
, London, at fax: (44-171) 278-1142, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; or from the UNEP Environment, Economics and Trade Unit, Geneva, fax: 41-22-796-9240, e-mail: email@example.com The price is œ19.95.
Note for journalists: The book will be launched at a press conference at UN Headquarters at 11:30 a.m on Thursday, 29 October.
For interviews with Dr. Panayotou and Dr. Toepfer, please contact Jim Sniffen, UNEP Information Officer, at 1-212-963-8094, fax: 1-212-963-7341, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.