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Economic instruments in action

Dermot Foley

Economic instruments in action

a discussion paper

by Dermot Foley

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Published by The Society Promoting Environmental Conservation in Vancouver .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental protection -- Economic aspects.,
  • Environmental impact charges.,
  • Emissions trading.,
  • Environmental policy -- Economic aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwritten and researched by Dermot Foley, Moira Knott, and Robert Seeliger for the Society Promoting Environmental Conservation.
    ContributionsKnott, Moira., Seeliger, Robert., Canada. Environment Canada., Society Promoting Environmental Conservation., British Columbia. Ministry of Environment, Lands and Parks.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHJ5316 .F65 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination39 p. ;
    Number of Pages39
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19441657M

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    This book provides a detailed assessment of the use of economic instruments in OECD countries, explores their role in economies in transition and analyses their implementation and international dimension. The use of these economic instruments such as emission taxes and charges, and tradeable emission permits have developed considerably in recent years. economic instruments in Nordic environmental policy. This report is part of that series and has two parts. Part 1 presents an overview of the use of economic instruments in Nordic environmental policy, with a focus on policy changes over the period – Part 2 develops a framework for assessing.

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