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The value of the world's ecosystem services and natural capital
The services of ecological systems and the natural capital stocks that produce them are critical to the functioning of the Earth's life-support system. They contribute to human welfare, both directlyExpand
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The value of the world's ecosystem services and natural capital
This article provides a crude initial estimate of the value of ecosystem services to the economy. Using data from previous published studies and a few original calculations the current economic valueExpand
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The structure of ecosystems.
  • B. Hannon
  • Environmental Science, Medicine
  • Journal of theoretical biology
  • 1 October 1973
Abstract Input-output theory is developed for an ecosystem in terms of production and respiration energy flows. The theory reveals a “structure” of the system by demonstrating the direct and indirectExpand
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The value of ecosystem services: putting the issues in perspective
a Department of Zoology, Center for En6ironmental Science, Uni6ersity of Maryland, Box 38, Solomons, MD 20688, USA b Institute for Ecological Economics, Uni6ersity of Maryland, PO Box 38, Solomons,Expand
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Modeling Dynamic Biological Systems
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Models help us understand the dynamics of real-world processes by using the computer to mimic the actual forces that are known or assumed to result in a system's behavior. Expand
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Life and the production of entropy
It appears that living communities serve to augment the rate of entropy production over what it would be in the absence of biota. This hypothesis might be tested by comparing the spectra ofExpand
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Ecological network analysis : network construction
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Ecological network analysis (ENA) is a systems-oriented methodology to analyze within system interactions used to identify holistic properties. Expand
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Energy cost of living, 1972–1973
The total energy requirements of household consumption of all goods and services have been calculated. Source for consumption data is the 1972–1973 Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) Consumer Survey.Expand
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Modeling Dynamic Economic Systems
This book explores the dynamic processes in economic systems, concentrating on the extraction and use of the natural resources required to meet economic needs. Sections cover methods for dynamicExpand
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Marginal product pricing in the ecosystem.
  • B. Hannon
  • Economics, Medicine
  • Journal of theoretical biology
  • 1 February 1976
Through an analogy with economics, a comparative static theory is developed for ecological systems. The basic assumption is that components of the ecosystem behave in such a way as to maximize theirExpand
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