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 Tradable Pollution Permits and the Regulatory Game

Jason Scott Johnston

in Moving to Markets in Environmental Regulation: Lessons from Twenty Years of Experience

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2007
ISBN:
9780195189650
eISBN:
9780199783694
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195189650.003.0013
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This essay pursues an underexplored aspect of the literature on tradable permit regimes by asking which among polluting firms are the likely winners and losers in the shift from a prescriptive ... More


 International Experience with Competing Approaches to Environmental Policy: Results from Six Paired Cases

Winston Harrington and Richard D. Morgenstern

in Moving to Markets in Environmental Regulation: Lessons from Twenty Years of Experience

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2007
ISBN:
9780195189650
eISBN:
9780199783694
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195189650.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This essay presents the results of an international effort to compare the actual outcomes of pollution control policies using economic incentive (EI) instruments with those using direct regulation or ... More


 Environmental Trading Schemes and the Constitutional Leverage Effect

Daniel A. Farber

in Moving to Markets in Environmental Regulation: Lessons from Twenty Years of Experience

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2007
ISBN:
9780195189650
eISBN:
9780199783694
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195189650.003.0014
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This essay pursues an underexplored aspect of the literature on tradable permit regimes by asking which among polluting firms are the likely winners and losers in the shift from a prescriptive ... More


Designing Incentives Regulation for the Environment

Michael Faure

in Global Environmental Commons: Analytical and Political Challenges in Building Governance Mechanisms

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199656202
eISBN:
9780191742149
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199656202.003.0012
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter provides an overview of legal and policy instruments that can be used to provide potential polluters with incentives for pollution abatement. The traditional law and economics literature ... More


 Subsidies! The Other Incentive‐Based Instrument: The Case of the Conservation Reserve Program

Hongli Feng, Catherine Kling, Lyubov Kurkalova, and Silvia Secchi

in Moving to Markets in Environmental Regulation: Lessons from Twenty Years of Experience

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2007
ISBN:
9780195189650
eISBN:
9780199783694
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195189650.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This essay studies a very large and important example of an environmental subsidy program — the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP). The CRP was introduced in 1985. It investigates how much less ... More


Peace Operations

Alexander Orakhelashvili

in Collective Security

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199579846
eISBN:
9780191725302
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199579846.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter works out the implications of the principles of complementarity and subsidiarity in the area of peace operations conducted by the UN and regional organizations. The principal peace ... More


‘How Are You to Succeed without Causing Losses’? 1 Doctrine and Organization, 1919–1939

David French

in Raising Churchill’s Army: The British Army and the War against Germany 1919-1945

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199246304
eISBN:
9780191697562
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199246304.003.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Military History

This chapter examines the doctrine and organization of the British Army during the period from 1919 to 1939. During this period, the General Staff's doctrinal thinking relied on the notion that when ... More


Alternatives to Conventional Regulation in United States Environmental Law

George (Rock) Pring and Rick A. Feger

in Regulating Energy and Natural Resources

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199299874
eISBN:
9780191714931
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199299874.003.0017
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter describes the alternatives debate in United States environmental law. In doing so, it highlights the fact that the energy industry has been the chief focus of the debate and the key ... More


The One Best Model

Judy B. Rosener

in America’s Competitive Secret: Women Managers

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195119145
eISBN:
9780199854882
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195119145.003.0002
Subject:
Business and Management, Strategy

The dominant theme expressed in various literatures on corporate success stories often involves how particular leadership styles or organizational structures are being perceived as the “one best ... More


Toward a Political Theory of the Emergence of Environmental Incentive Regulation

Jean‐Jacques Laffont

in Incentives and Political Economy

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199248681
eISBN:
9780191596575
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199248680.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

This chapter discusses the choice of economic instruments for environmental policy in the political economy framework of imperfect information and the need to provide incentives for political ... More


Introduction: Colors of Security

Harvey Molotch

in Against Security: How We Go Wrong at Airports, Subways, and Other Sites of Ambiguous Danger

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691163581
eISBN:
9781400852338
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691163581.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This introductory chapter provides an overview of the book's main themes. This book examines strategies for security against nature as well as against the machinations of human beings and their ... More


Jus ad Bellum and Military Command

J.F.R. Boddens Hosang

in Rules of Engagement and the International Law of Military Operations

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780198853886
eISBN:
9780191888229
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198853886.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter discusses the various legal bases for the use of force, including national self-defence and the criteria for national self-defence, examining the law governing the initiation of the use ... More


India’s Nuclear Forces: Doctrine and Operationalization

Gurmeet Kanwal

in India's Military Modernization: Challenges and Prospects

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780198092384
eISBN:
9780199082674
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198092384.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter analyses the efficacy of India’s nuclear doctrine and concludes that a ‘no first use’ doctrine with a ‘credible minimum nuclear deterrent’ posture are the right policies for India. It ... More


Conclusions

Barry Barton, Lila K. Barrera-HernÁndez, Alastair R. Lucas, and Anita RØnne

in Regulating Energy and Natural Resources

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199299874
eISBN:
9780191714931
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199299874.003.0021
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The previous chapters reflect a kind of wariness. Most authors began with the perspective of conventional command and control regulation. Yet, as they ventured into assessments of national regulatory ... More


Police, state, fatal force and accountability

Maurice Punch

in Shoot to kill: Police accountability, firearms and fatal force

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847424730
eISBN:
9781447303350
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847424730.003.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

Most police officers in Britain will never hold a firearm, face a gun or fire one. And the majority has consistently shown no desire to carry firearms routinely. Moreover, in the vast majority of ... More


Nuclear Deterrence Thinking in Pakistan

Rajesh M. Basrur

in International Relations Theory and South Asia: Security, Political Economy, Domestic Politics, Identities, and Images, Vol. 2

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780198070801
eISBN:
9780199082759
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198070801.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines how Pakistani strategic analysts think about the main components of nuclear deterrence: threat perceptions; force architecture and posture; conditions of nuclear use; targeting; ... More


Regulatory Strategies

Robert Baldwin, Martin Cave, and Martin Lodge

in Understanding Regulation: Theory, Strategy, and Practice

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199576081
eISBN:
9780191806698
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199576081.003.0007
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy

This chapter examines the main instruments that can be used by the state for direct regulation to highlight the importance of choosing the right strategy for regulating. It first considers the basic ... More


Efficiencies in public service delivery

John Seddon and Brendan O’Donovan

in From recession to renewal: The impact of the financial crisis on public services and local government

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847427007
eISBN:
9781447302377
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847427007.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

This chapter argues that current centrally dictated ‘command and control’ methods of public service management are inherently wasteful, and have only made services worse at higher cost. Instead, it ... More


The War Begins—And NATO Thinks About It

Rob Weighill and Florence Gaub

in The Cauldron: NATO's Campaign in Libya

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780190916220
eISBN:
9780190943196
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190916220.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter describes the start of the US-led coalition intervention (Odyssey Dawn) as the prelude to NATO involvement, aimed at reducing Gaddafi’s combat forces, especially his air defences, ... More


From Command and Control to a More Liberal Order: 1950–2018

Arvind Panagariya

in New India: Reclaiming the Lost Glory

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780197531556
eISBN:
9780197531587
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197531556.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, South and East Asia

The chapter provides an overview of India’s economic policies and growth experience from 1951 to 2018. The period is divided into four phases: 1951–81, 1981–88, 1988–2003, and 2003–18. A ... More


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