Environmental Taxes and Fiscal Reform

A review of the literature on environmental taxes, focusing on European experiences, and analysing how such taxes can contribute to green causes as well as reducing the tax burden from "ordinary" taxation. The authors examine the potential 'double dividend' from tax reform for he...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Castellucci, Laura (Editor), Markandya, Anil (Editor)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London Palgrave Macmillan UK 2012, 2012
Series:Central Issues in Contemporary Economic Theory and Policy
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:A review of the literature on environmental taxes, focusing on European experiences, and analysing how such taxes can contribute to green causes as well as reducing the tax burden from "ordinary" taxation. The authors examine the potential 'double dividend' from tax reform for helping the environment, reducing unemployment and encouraging growth
Physical Description:VIII, 276 p online resource
ISBN:9780230392403