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Author Sterner, Thomas, 1952-

Title Policy instruments for environmental and natural resource management / Thomas Sterner.

Published Washington, DC : Resources for the Future : World Bank ; Stockholm, Sweden : Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency, [2003]
©2003

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 UniM Giblin Eunson  333.72 STER    AVAILABLE
 UniM Giblin Eunson  333.72 STER    AVAILABLE
 UniM Giblin Eunson  333.72 STER    AVAILABLE
Physical description xxii, 504 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Part I Need for Environmental and Natural Resource Policy -- Chapter 2. Classical Causes of Environmental Degradation 15 -- Chapter 3. Public Economics and Information 27 -- Chapter 4. Adapting Models to Ecosystems: Ecology, Time, and Space 36 -- Chapter 5. Evolution of Rights 53 -- Part II Review of Policy Instruments -- Chapter 6. Direct Regulation of the Environment 71 -- Chapter 7. Tradable Permits 82 -- Chapter 8. Taxes 94 -- Chapter 9. Subsidies, Deposit-Refund Schemes, and Refunded Emissions Payments 102 -- Chapter 10. Property Rights, Legal Instruments, and Informational Policies 109 -- Chapter 11. National Policy and Planning 128 -- Part III Selection of Policy Instruments -- Chapter 12. Efficiency of Policy Instruments 136 -- Chapter 13. Role of Uncertainty and Information Asymmetry 150 -- Chapter 14. Equilibrium Effects and Market Conditions 167 -- Chapter 15. Distribution of Costs 180 -- Chapter 16. Politics and Psychology of Policy Instruments 193 -- Chapter 17. International Aspects 203 -- Chapter 18. Design of Policy Instruments 212 -- Part IV Policy Instruments for Road Transportation -- Chapter 19. Environmental Damage Caused by Transportation 222 -- Chapter 20. Environmental Road Pricing 228 -- Chapter 21. Taxation or Regulation for Fuel Efficiency 239 -- Chapter 22. Fuel Quality, Vehicle Standards, and Urban Planning 252 -- Chapter 23. Lessons Learned: Transportation 273 -- Part V Policy Instruments for Industrial Pollution -- Chapter 24. Experience in Developed Countries 278 -- Chapter 25. Experience in Developing Countries 316 -- Part VI Policy Instruments for the Management of Natural Resources and Ecosystems -- Chapter 26. Water 346 -- Chapter 27. Waste 362 -- Chapter 28. Fisheries 373 -- Chapter 29. Agriculture 390 -- Chapter 30. Forestry 406 -- Chapter 31. Ecosystems 416 -- Chapter 32. Policy Issues and Potential Solutions 432.
Subject Environmental policy.
Conservation of natural resources -- Government policy.
ISBN 1891853120 (paperback: alk. paper)
1891853139 (hardcover : alk. paper)