Designing Effective Environmental Regimes: The Key Conditions

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Edward Elgar, Jan 1, 1999 - Nature - 261 pages
This book focuses on the impact and design of international environmental regimes which are established to preserve natural resources and reduce environmental degradation. the author addresses such regimes from both a conceptual and theoretical point of view as well as using comparative empirical evidence from issue areas such as marine pollution, acid rain, ozone layer depletion and global climate change.

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The Oslo and Paris
More Discursive Diplomacy than Dashing Design?
A Triumph for Institutional Incentives and Flexible Design?

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J?rgen Wettestad is a Senior Research Fellow at the Fridtjof Nansen Institute in Norway. He has published extensively in international journals and books on international environmental regimes and EU politics. His most recent books include Clearing the Air--European Advances in Tackling Acid Rain and Atmospheric Pollution (2002) and (with coauthors) Environmental Regime Effectiveness (2002).

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