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Carbon-Energy TaxationLessons from Europe

Carbon-Energy Taxation: Lessons from Europe

Mikael Skou Andersen and Paul Ekins (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199570683
eISBN:
9780191723186
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199570683.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare, International

When taxes are introduced on carbon and energy, and the revenue is used to reduce other taxes, will a positive effect be achieved both for the environment and for the economy? In 1990, Finland was ... More

Children of AusterityImpact of the Great Recession on Child Poverty in Rich Countries

Children of Austerity: Impact of the Great Recession on Child Poverty in Rich Countries

Bea Cantillon, Yekaterina Chzhen, Sudhanshu Handa, and Brian Nolan (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780198797968
eISBN:
9780191839276
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198797968.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare, International

The 2008 financial crisis triggered the worst global recession since the Great Depression. Many OECD countries responded to the crisis by reducing social spending. Through eleven diverse country case ... More

Competition Policy in the EUFifty Years on from the Treaty of Rome

Competition Policy in the EU: Fifty Years on from the Treaty of Rome

Xavier Vives (ed.)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199566358
eISBN:
9780191722790
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199566358.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare, International

The book takes stock and looks ahead on the development and implementation of competition policy in the European Union (EU) fifty years after the Treaty of Rome. Competition policy has emerged as a ... More

Cultural Integration of Immigrants in Europe

Cultural Integration of Immigrants in Europe

Yann Algan, Alberto Bisin, Alan Manning, and Thierry Verdier (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199660094
eISBN:
9780191748936
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660094.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare, International

The concepts of cultural diversity and cultural identity are at the forefront of the political debate in many western societies. In Europe, the discussion is stimulated by the political pressures ... More

Global Health Justice and Governance

Global Health Justice and Governance

Jennifer Prah Ruger

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780199694631
eISBN:
9780191862144
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199694631.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare, International

Critical and dangerous threats imperil global health. Serious health disparities, hazardous contagions that can circle our globalized planet in hours, a bewildering confusion of health actors and ... More

Organized InnovationA Blueprint for Renewing America’s Prosperity

Organized Innovation: A Blueprint for Renewing America’s Prosperity

Steven C. Currall, Ed Frauenheim, Sara Jansen Perry, and Emily M. Hunter

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199330706
eISBN:
9780199364008
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199330706.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare, International

“Organized” and “innovation” are words rarely heard together. But an organized approach to innovation is precisely what America needs today. This book presents a blueprint for coordinating technology ... More

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