Most economics degrees feature environmental economics and so the Books for Students economics section could not be complete without a book that falls within the realms of the environment

Farmageddon is a book that was written to show the impact of a growing population and what this means for livestock. It is an insight into the poor conditions that animals in the meat industry endure

There are aspects of the book that are relevant to economics students but the overall approach is one to raise awareness of problems rather than to apply economic theory