A Handbook of Globalisation and Environmental Policy, Second Edition: National Government Interventions in a Global Arena

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Frank Wijen, K. Zoeteman, J. Pieters, Paul van Seters
Edward Elgar Publishing, Jan 1, 2012 - Political Science - 800 pages
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Contents

Update and Overview
3
2 Environmental Policy Stringency and Foreign Direct Investment
34
3 Collaboration of National Governments and Global Corporations in Environmental Management
57
4 Globalisation Sustainable Development and Environmental Policies in Developing Countries
89
PART II National Policies in a Globalised World
125
Types of Goods Trade Effects and International Collective Action Problems
127
6 National Environmental Policies and Multilateral Trade Rules
167
7 Towards an Effective EcoInnovation Policy in a Globalised Setting
211
14 Mutual Recognition in the Testing of Chemicals through the OECD
415
15 Strategies to Prevent Illegal Logging
439
Responding to Global Environmental Challenges
467
17 Globalisation and Environmental Policy Design
490
Chances Risks and a Missing Strategy
510
A Global Governance Perspective
549
PART IV PublicPrivate Interactions
579
A Reflection on MarketOriented and Policy Oriented Partnerships
581

8 Standards and the Internationalisation of Environmental Practices and Policies
241
9 Globalisation and CropProtection Policy
272
10 Overcoming Limitations of National Governments to Mitigate Global Environmental Distortions
295
PART III National Influence in Supranational Forums
319
11 Environmental Federalism in the European Union and the United States
321
12 The Dispersion of Authority in the European Union and its Impact on Environmental Legislation
362
Green Member States Influencing EU Climate Policy
387
21 Overcoming the Limitations of Environmental Law in a Globalised World
616
The Role and Influence of the WBCSD a Global Business Network
641
23 The Influence of NonGovernmental Environmental Organisations on EU Policies
663
24 The Role of CitizenConsumers in Globalising Environmental Politics
684
A Global Response to a Global Challenge
721
Index
747
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