Designing Effective Environmental Regimes: The Key Conditions

Front Cover
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.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

The Oslo and Paris
43
More Discursive Diplomacy than Dashing Design?
85
A Triumph for Institutional Incentives and Flexible Design?
125
Copyright

3 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1999)

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).

Bibliographic information