Environmental Taxation in China and Asia-Pacific: Achieving Environmental Sustainability Through Fiscal Policy (Critical Issues in Environmental Taxat

Environmental Taxation in China and Asia-Pacific: Achieving Environmental Sustainability Through Fiscal Policy (Critical Issues in Environmental Taxat

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

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Environmental Taxation in China and Asia-Pacific contains an integrated set of detailed chapters providing insights and analysis on how fiscal policy can be used to achieve environmental sustainability. Highly topical chapters include energy tax policy in China, environmental fiscal reform, carbon tax policy in northeast Asia and environmental taxation strategies in China, Asia and Australia, as well as many other relevant topics. Written by distinguished environmental taxation scholars from around the world, the emphasis of this book is on finding solutions to environmental problems which merit serious consideration by policy makers as well as academics in environmental law and other academic disciplines.

About Author

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

Contents: Foreword Rae Kwon Chung Preface PART I: ENVIRONMENTAL TAXATION STRATEGIES IN CHINA 1. Greening the Dragon: Energy Tax Policy in China Walter Wang 2. Policy Design of Environmental Tax in China Jinnan Wang, Chazhong Ge, Shuting Gao and Yajuan Ren 3. Lagging Behind or Catching Up? A Comparison of Chinese and European Environmentally Related Taxes Kris Bachus and Jing Cao 4. Assessment of Fiscal Intervention Measures in China: Perspectives from Environmental Macroeconomics Seck L. Tan and Dodo J. Thampapillai 5. Study on the Design of Wastewater Environmental Tax in China: From Wastewater Pollutant Discharge Fee to Environmental Tax Chazhong Ge, Shuting Gao, Yajuan Ren, Guili Sun and Feng Long PART II: ENVIRONMENTAL TAXATION STRATEGIES IN ASIA 6. Selling Climate Change Mitigation Measures: The Co-benefits of Environmental Fiscal Reform Jacqueline Cottrell 7. Carbon Tax Policy Progress in North-east Asia Xianbing Liu, Kazunori Ogisu, Sunhee Suk and Tomohiro Shishime 8. Approaching Environmental Fee to Plastic Bag Waste Management in Ho Chi Minh City Supermarkets Le Nguyen Thuy Trang and Nguyen Thi Hai Yen PART III: ENVIRONMENTAL TAXES TO REDUCE VEHICLE EMISSIONS IN ASIA-PACIFIC 9. Mandating Emission Targets Can Significantly Reduce Road Transport Emissions in Australia Anna Mortimore 10. Enhancing Green Tax Measures Concerning Energy Use in Hong Kong Yuzhu Lu 11. Prospects of South African Vehicle Emissions Tax Reducing CO2 Emissions Rudie Nel and Gerhard Nienaber 12. Australian Tax Reform for Sustainable Transportation Prafula Pearce PART IV: ENVIRONMENTAL TAXATION IN AUSTRALIA 13. The Political Economy of Australia's Proposed Resource Rent Taxation Regime Hope Ashiabor and Moira Saccasan 14. Australia's Proposals to Tax Coal Super Profits: A Cautionary Tale for the Environment Bill Butcher Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780857937759
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 264
  • ID: 9780857937759
  • ISBN10: 0857937758

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