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Use of Economic Instruments in Environmental Policy, The

Opportunities and Challenges

  • Author: UNEP
  • Publication date: July 2004
  • Page count: 120
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 04.III.D.27

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This report provides policy makers with context on the use of both EIs and commonly applied CAC approaches, and offers practical guidance on when EIs may be appropraite. The report then describes the process of introducing Els into the existing environmental policy regime, the supporting conditions needed for them to work, and potential effects on important societal factors such as poverty and sustainable development. The baseline conditions necessary for different approaches to work are examined in particluar details