Environmental Policy in the European Union

Environmental Policy in the European Union

by Pamela M. Barnes, Ian G. Barnes
     
 

This book presents a comprehensive and systematic investigation of the effectiveness of environmental policy within the European Union at the dawn of the twenty-first century." "The development of environmental policy, including the policymaking process, is analysed from an historical perspective. The authors then examine implementation and enforcement, and present a… See more details below

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This book presents a comprehensive and systematic investigation of the effectiveness of environmental policy within the European Union at the dawn of the twenty-first century." "The development of environmental policy, including the policymaking process, is analysed from an historical perspective. The authors then examine implementation and enforcement, and present a critical appraisal of the impact of environmental policy throughout Europe." "This book will be of interest to a wide audience including students interested in environmental issues and the European Union, as well as postgraduates and academics working in the fields of environmental management and environmental studies. It will also be of use of environmental policymakers, consultants, advisers and non-government organizations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781858983394
Publisher:
Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.
Publication date:
02/01/2000
Pages:
360
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

List of figures
List of tables
Preface
Acknowledgements
Abbreviations
1Introduction: the rationale for a European Union policy on the environment1
2Developing the EU's environmental perspective24
3The makers of environmental policy58
4Implementation and enforcement policy98
5Market forces and the environment124
6Trade and the environment149
7Environmental protection and the maintenance of industrial competitiveness172
8Agriculture and the environment209
9Energy and environmental policy229
10Transport and the environment249
11Tourism and the environment268
12The future of environmental policy within the EU286
Bibliography310
Index329

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