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Environmental Taxation and Climate Change: Achieving Environmental Sustainability Through Fiscal Policy

Edited by: Lawrence Kreiser, Julsuchada Sirisom, Hope Ashiabor

ISBN13: 9780857937865
Published: September 2011
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £75.00

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Containing an authoritative set of original contributions, Environmental Taxation and Climate Change provides insights and analysis for achieving environmental sustainability through fiscal policy. Written by distinguished environmental taxation scholars from around the world, the emphasis of the book lies in finding practical solutions to global climate change problems which should merit serious consideration by environmental policy makers.

Environmental Law, Taxation
Foreword Nils Axel Braathen PART I: ENVIRONMENTAL TAXATION OVERVIEW 1. Carbon-related Taxation in OECD Countries and Interactions between Policy Instruments Nils Axel Braathen 2. Implications of Environmental Tax Reforms - Revisited Stefan Speck and David Gee 3. Comparisons between the Cap and Trade System and Carbon Taxation: Is the U.S. Ready for a Carbon Tax? Paul J. Lee, Rahmat O. Tavallali, Hai Sook Kwon and John T. Geekie PART II: ENVIRONMENTAL TAXATION POLICY CONSIDERATIONS 4. Innovative Taxation Strategies Supporting Climate Change Resilience Rolf H. Weber 5. Why Should There Always be a Loser in Environmental Taxation? Sally-Ann Joseph 6. Behavioural Strategies to Support Climate Change Resilience Amanda Kennedy and Wanida Phromlah PART III: ENVIRONMENTAL TAXATION AND LAND MANAGEMENT 7. Taxing Land Rents for Urban Livability and Sustainability H. William Batt and Robert Schalkenbach 8. Land Management and Local Taxation in Italy Giorgio Panella, Andrea Zatti and Fiorenza Carraro PART IV: ENVIRONMENTAL TAXATION AND NATURAL RESOURCES 9. Coal Mining: The Neglected Environmental Threat Hans Sprohge and Julsuchada Sirisom 10. Great Lakes Water Quality and Restoration Programs Rahmat Tavallali and Paul Lee 11. The Use of Market based Mechanisms to Bolster Forest Carbon Celeste M. Black Other Environmental Taxation Schemes 12. Price Signal or Tax Signal? - An International Panel Data Analysis on Gasoline Demand Reaction Seung-Joon Park 13. The CDM and the Built Environment Javier de Cendra de Larragan 14. CGE Analysis of Border Tax Adjustments Masato Yamazaki 15. Effectiveness of the Danish Packaging Tax Enian Cela and Shinji Kaneko Index