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Economic instruments and environmental policy

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Environmental resources are scarce and many are getting scarcer. Resource allocation problems abound and recent experience is disheartening. Despite the growing scientific consensus on global warming, action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions has been largely ineffectual. Progress with energy efficiency measures and on renewables has been slow. In the former case, the effect of rising incomes has stimulated demand offsetting on a global level the contribution from technology in widening the g...

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Peer reviewed
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
New College
Department:
Social Sciences Division - Economics
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Author
Publisher:
Economic & Social Research Institute Publisher's website
Journal:
Economic and Social Review Journal website
Volume:
36
Issue:
3
Pages:
205-228
Publication date:
2005-01-01
ISSN:
0012-9984
URN:
uuid:0c96550f-0cc2-4e5a-959f-1b225ece7fd6
Local pid:
oai:economics.ouls.ox.ac.uk:12568

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