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By Klaus Conrad, Tobias F. N. Schmidt (auth.), John W. Maxwell, Jürgen von Hagen (eds.)

John W. Maxwell and Jiirgen von Hagen Kelley tuition of commercial, Indiana college; ZEI, collage of Bonn, Indiana collage, and CEPR sooner than the 1970's, financial reports of the common surroundings have been mainly interested by the optimum extraction of common assets corresponding to oil, coal, and bushes. This concentration mirrored the widely held trust that the average environmental used to be enough to maintain the world's inhabitants in relative convenience (at least in constructed countries) and used to be "there for the taking". via the overdue 1960's, notwithstanding, the unbelievable degrees of monetary development that had taken position because the moment international warfare started to detailed a visual toll at the typical setting. This visibility brought on growing to be main issue for the surroundings between activists, executive officers, teachers and the general public. This quandary has a basic upward, notwithstanding cyclic, pattern to the current day. extraordinary occasions in this pattern comprise the issuing of the Brundtland document, and the realm environmental summits assist in Rio and Kyoto. challenge for the typical atmosphere has impacted the self-discipline of economics, leading to the delivery of the sphere of environmental economics that has lately eclipsed in acceptance its dad or mum box of typical source economics.

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00 C02-reduction (%) Table 3: The Impact of an Environmental Tax Reform, Non-coordinated (Compensation: Rate of Social Security, Fixed Public Deficit) 22 Environmental Policy Analysis Using CGE Models The figures in column 2 show negative growth rates for gross domestic production. Since employment increases (see column 4), labor productivity declines. If consumption increases, EV will be positive according to the formula for EV. Italy and Greece, with the lowest increase in real wages, show a negative change in consumption.

And T. Schmidt (1998a) "National Economic Impacts of an EU Environmental Policy - An AGE Analysis", in Proost, S. and J. ) Climate Change, Transport and Environmental Policy, Edward Elgar Publishing, 48-77. 28 Environmental Policy Analysis Using CGE Models Conrad, K. and T. Schmidt (I 998b ) "The International Policy Dimension of Sustainability - the Effect of Policy Harmonization Within the EU Using the GEM-E3 Model", in J. van den Bergh and M. W. ) Economic Modeling of Sustainable Development, Kluwer, 287-316.

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