Wildy logo
(020) 7242 5778

Wildy’s Book News

Book News cover photo

Vol 23 No 11 Nov/Dec 2018

Book of the Month

Cover of Paget's Law of Banking

Paget's Law of Banking

Edited by: John Odgers, Pagets
Price: £559.99

Offers for Newly Called Barristers & Students

Special Discounts for Newly Called & Students

Read More ...

Secondhand & Out of Print

Browse Secondhand Online


Ws hxmas
Lexis banking
Lexis insurance
Marshall hall xmas

The Peaceful Management of Transboundary Resources

Image not available lge

ISBN13: 9781859661734
ISBN: 1859661734
Published: June 1997
Publisher: Kluwer Law International
Format: Hardback
Price: Out of print

The apparently inexorable demand for natural resources in an increasingly overcrowded world is widely recognized as one of the most serious threats to the ecological and political stability of our planet. A large part of the problem stems from the fact that distribution of resources rarely coincides with the world's political boundaries, and thereby creates a tension between the need for effective management of resources as natural units and the desire of individual states to take full advantage of resources within their jurisdiction.;The papers in this volume offer a contribution to the debate about how natural resources which cross international boundaries can be managed as effectively and peacefully as possible. Four types of resource are considered: hydrocarbons and minerals, fisheries, shared water resources, and the natural environment. Contributions from legal, diplomatic and technical experts covering a wide range of case studies from around the world examine the problems faced by governments and institutions, and suggest ways in which progress can be made in this critical area.

Image not available lge