Normal view MARC view

Environmental market failures: are there any local market-based corrective mechanisms for global problems ?

Author: Ayres, Robert U. INSEAD Area: Economics and Political ScienceIn: Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change, vol. 1, no. 3, March 1997 Language: EnglishDescription: p. 289-309.Type of document: INSEAD ArticleNote: Please ask the Library for this articleAbstract: The paper reviews various policy tools that have been discussed in the literature, including legal, administrative and fiscal (tax) schemes, as well as tradeable emission permits, and concludes that none of them are really suitable for dealing with global problems. An alternative is suggested, namely the use of tradeable individual consumption quotas for traded commodities at the national level, to be extended later to the global level by trading quotas among nations (assuming agreement can be reached on the basis for determining quotas)
Tags: No tags from this library for this title. Add tag(s)
Log in to add tags.
Item type Current location Call number Status Date due
INSEAD Article Doriot Library
Available

Please ask the Library for this article

The paper reviews various policy tools that have been discussed in the literature, including legal, administrative and fiscal (tax) schemes, as well as tradeable emission permits, and concludes that none of them are really suitable for dealing with global problems. An alternative is suggested, namely the use of tradeable individual consumption quotas for traded commodities at the national level, to be extended later to the global level by trading quotas among nations (assuming agreement can be reached on the basis for determining quotas)

Digitized

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.
Koha 3.18 - INSEAD Library Catalogue
Library Home | Contact Us | What's Koha?