Environmental Taxation and Climate Change: Achieving Environmental Sustainability Through Fiscal Policy (Critical Issues in Environmental Taxation Ser

Environmental Taxation and Climate Change: Achieving Environmental Sustainability Through Fiscal Policy (Critical Issues in Environmental Taxation Ser

By: Julsuchada Sirisom (editor), Hope Ashiabor (editor), Larry Kreiser (editor), Janet E. Milne (editor)Hardback

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Containing an authoritative set of original essays, Environmental Taxation and Climate Change provides fresh insights and analysis on how environmental sustainability can be achieved through fiscal policy. Written by distinguished environmental taxation scholars from around the world, this timely volume covers a range of hotly debated subjects including carbon related taxation in OECD countries, implications of environmental tax reforms, innovative environmental taxation and behavioural strategies, as well as many other relevant topics. This up-to-date and well-informed book will appeal to policymakers in government as well as students, researchers and academics in environmental law and other academic disciplines.

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Edited by Larry Kreiser, Professor Emeritus of Accounting, Cleveland State University, US, Julsuchada Sirisom, Lecturer of Accountancy, Mahasarakham University, Thailand, Hope Ashiabor, Associate Professor of Law, Faculty of Business and Economics, Macquarie University, Australia and Janet E. Milne, Professor of Law and Director of the Environmental Tax Policy Institute, Vermont Law School, US


Contents: Foreword Nils Axel Braathen Preface PART I: ENVIRONMENTAL TAXATION OVERVIEW 1. Carbon-related Taxation in OECD Countries and Interactions between Policy Instruments Nils Axel Braathen 2. Implications of Environmental Tax Reforms: Revisited Stefan Speck and David Gee 3. Comparisons between the Cap and Trade System and Carbon Taxation: Is the USA Ready for a Carbon Tax? Paul J. Lee, Rahmat O. Tavallali, Hai Sook Kwon and John T. Geekie PART II: ENVIRONMENTAL TAXATION POLICY CONSIDERATIONS 4. Innovative Taxation Strategies Supporting Climate Change Resilience Rolf H. Weber 5. Why Should There Always be a Loser in Environmental Taxation? Sally-Ann Joseph 6. Behavioural Strategies to Support Climate Change Resilience Amanda Kennedy and Wanida Phromlah PART III: ENVIRONMENTAL TAXATION AND LAND MANAGEMENT 7. Taxing Land Rents for Urban Livability and Sustainability H. William Batt 8. Land Management and Local Taxation in Italy Giorgio Panella, Andrea Zatti and Fiorenza Carraro PART IV: ENVIRONMENTAL TAXATION AND NATURAL RESOURCES 9. Coal Mining: The Neglected Environmental Threat Hans Sprohge and Julsuchada Sirisom 10. Great Lakes Water Quality and Restoration Programs Rahmat O. Tavallali and Paul J. Lee 11. The Use of Market based Mechanisms to Bolster Forest Carbon Celeste M. Black PART IV: OTHER ENVIRONMENTAL TAXATION SCHEMES 12. Price Signal or Tax Signal? An International Panel Data Analysis on Gasoline Demand Reaction Seung-Joon Park 13. The CDM and the Built Environment Javier de Cendra de Larragan 14. CGE Analysis of Border Tax Adjustments Masato Yamazaki 15. Effectiveness of the Danish Packaging Tax Enian Cela and Shinji Kaneko Index

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  • ISBN13: 9780857937865
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 256
  • ID: 9780857937865
  • ISBN10: 0857937863

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