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The Economics of Pollution Control

The Economics of Pollution Control

Elgar Research Reviews in Economics

Kathleen Segerson

This research review includes a series of previously published papers that both illustrate basic principles in the economics of pollution control and represent recent advances in the field over the last fifteen years. It includes seminal papers, written by leading scholars in the field, which relate to the overarching issue of designing pollution control policies to reduce environmental threats. A wide range of contemporary contexts and issues are covered and both theoretical papers and empirical analyses of the impacts of pollution control policies are included.

About this Research Review

Kathleen Segerson

Subjects: economics and finance, environmental economics

About Elgar Research Reviews

Elgar Research Reviews consist of two principal components: a scholarly Review Article and a list of Recommended Readings.

The Review Article prepared by a leading scholar introduces the relevant field of academic study by making reference to the seminal and most transformative articles within that field. This piece sets in context the readings that follow, illustrating how they have shaped the scholarship and why they are important to the development of the field. The Recommended Readings have full references to facilitate further research.

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