By William R. Lowry,Barry Rabe,John Tierney
Comparing nationwide efforts to maintain public lands, William R. Lowry investigates how successfully and below what stipulations governments grants items for destiny generations.
Providing intergenerational items, starting from balanced budgets to area courses and usual environments, is very difficult simply because such a lot political incentives gift temporary habit. Lowry examines the influence of institutional constitution at the public supply of those items. He deals a theoretical framework accounting for either the mandatory stipulations — public call for, political balance, and respectable dedication to long term supply — and constraining components — the tensions among public organisations and politicians in addition to among varied degrees of presidency — that be sure the facility of a kingdom to accomplish long term targets.
In help of this argument, Lowry evaluates information on park platforms from multiple hundred international locations and offers in-depth case reviews of 4 — he usa, Australia, Canada, and Costa Rica — to teach how and why the supply of intergenerational items can range. for every of the circumstances, he experiences history details, discusses constraints on organization habit, and assesses enlargement of the park structures and recovery of average stipulations at particular destinations.
This broad comparative research of the upkeep of public lands deals new insights into the potential of countries to pursue long term goals.
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Preserving Public Lands for the Future: The Politics of Intergenerational Goods (American Governance and Public Policy series) by William R. Lowry,Barry Rabe,John Tierney