Taxes and Tradable Permits As Instruments for Controlling Pollution : Theory and Practice

Theory and Practice

Taxes and Tradable Permits As Instruments for Controlling Pollution : Theory and Practice
This paper examines the relative merits of two dominant economic instruments for reducing pollution-"green" taxes and tradable permits. Theoretically, the two instruments share many similarities, and on balance, neither seems preferable to the other. In practice, however, most countries have relied more on taxes than on permits to control... READ MORE...

Publication date: January 2000
ISBN 9781451842999
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