Ecological Footprint Policy? Land Use as an Environmental Indicator

  title={Ecological Footprint Policy? Land Use as an Environmental Indicator},
  author={Jeroen C.J.M. van den Bergh and Fabio Grazi},
  journal={Wiley-Blackwell: Journal of Industrial Ecology},
This article argues that policies aimed at sustainability need to address the spatial dimensions of environmental problems and their solutions. In particular, spatial configurations of economic activities deserve attention, which means addressing land use, infrastructure, trade, and transport. Unfortunately, good theory and indicators to support the analysis and design of spatial‐environmental policies are not fully developed. One approach that has become very popular in the last decade is the… Expand
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