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A handbook of globalisation and environmental policy : national government interventions in a global arena / edited by Frank Wijen, Kees Zoeteman, Jan Pieters.

Contributor(s): Wijen, Frank | Zoeteman, B. C. J | Pieters, JanMaterial type: TextTextLanguage: English Publication details: Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, c2005. Description: xxi, 734 p. : ill., map ; 25 cmISBN: 1843769131 (hbk.); 9781843769132 ; 1845429516 Subject(s): Environmental policy | Environmental policy -- International cooperationDDC classification: 363.7056 LOC classification: HC79.E5 | H3184 2005Online resources: WorldCat details
Contents:
TOC Globalisation and national environmental policy : an overview / Kees Zoeteman, Frank Wijen, Jan Pieters -- Part I. Concepts and states of affair. Trade and investment : selected links to domestic environmental policy / Tom Jones -- Globalisation and national incentives for protecting environmental goods : types of goods, trade effects, and international collective action problems / Alkuin Kölliker -- Financing global public goods : responding to global environmental challenges / Pedro Conceição and Inge Kaul -- National environmental policies and multilateral trade rules / Marion Jansen and Alexander Keck -- Towards an effective eco-innovation policy in a globalised setting / René Kemp, Luc Soete, and Rifka Weehuizen -- Collaboration of national governments and global corporations in environmental management / Kees Zoeteman and Eric Harkink -- Globalisation and the role of citizen-consumers in environmental politics / Gert Spaargaren and Susan Martens -- Environmental federalism in the European Union and the United States / David Vogel, Michael Toffel, and Diahanna Post -- Globalisation and policies/politics towards sustainable development in developing countries / Hans Opschoor -- Part II. Societal perspectives. Drivers of business behaviour in the realm of sustainable development : the role and influence of the WBCSD, a global business network / Björn Stigson and Britta Rendlen -- Globalisation, public utility suppliers, and the environmental agenda / Jan Hol -- Unilever and sustainable development / Chris Dutilh -- Globalisation and national environmental policy : the influence of WWF, an international non-governmental organisation / Claude martin -- The impact of European non-governmental organisations on EU environmental regulation / John Hontelez -- Part III. The impact of globalisation on domestic environmenal policies. National room to manoeuvre : the Dutch position in EU energy policies / Maarten Arentsen and Theo de Bruijn -- Strategies to prevent illegal logging / Saskia Ozinga and Nicole Gerard -- Globalisation and crop-protection policy / Joost van Kasteren -- Free trade in agricultural products and the environment / Henk Massink, Gerard van Dijk, Niek Hazendonk, and Jan van Vliet -- Part IV. The role of government in international and supranational forums. Different countries, different strategies : 'green' member states influencing EU climate policy / Sietske Veenman and Duncan Liefferink -- The dispersion of authority in the European Union and its impact on environmental legislation / Ludwig Krämer -- Mutual recognition in the testing of chemicals through the OECD / Rob Visser -- Architecture of the Kyoto Protocol and prospects for public climate policy / Frank Wijen and Kees Zoeteman -- Part V. New directions. Globalisation and environmental protection : a global governance perspective / Daniel Esty and Maria Ivanova -- Governments and policy networks : chances, risks, and a missing strategy / Charlotte Streck -- Globalisation and environmental policy design / Konrad von Moltke -- Effective environmental strategies for small countries in an interconnected, global setting / Pieter Winsemius.
Summary: Summary: In the current era of globalisation, national governments are increasingly exposed to international influences, presenting both many new opportunities and constraints on their domestic environmental policy. This title examines the effect of globalisation on environmental governance.
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Online version:
Handbook of globalisation and environmental policy.
Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, c2005
(OCoLC)652345260

Includes bibliographical references and index.

TOC Globalisation and national environmental policy : an overview / Kees Zoeteman, Frank Wijen, Jan Pieters --
Part I. Concepts and states of affair. Trade and investment : selected links to domestic environmental policy / Tom Jones --
Globalisation and national incentives for protecting environmental goods : types of goods, trade effects, and international collective action problems / Alkuin Kölliker --
Financing global public goods : responding to global environmental challenges / Pedro Conceição and Inge Kaul --
National environmental policies and multilateral trade rules / Marion Jansen and Alexander Keck --
Towards an effective eco-innovation policy in a globalised setting / René Kemp, Luc Soete, and Rifka Weehuizen --
Collaboration of national governments and global corporations in environmental management / Kees Zoeteman and Eric Harkink --
Globalisation and the role of citizen-consumers in environmental politics / Gert Spaargaren and Susan Martens --
Environmental federalism in the European Union and the United States / David Vogel, Michael Toffel, and Diahanna Post --
Globalisation and policies/politics towards sustainable development in developing countries / Hans Opschoor --
Part II. Societal perspectives. Drivers of business behaviour in the realm of sustainable development : the role and influence of the WBCSD, a global business network / Björn Stigson and Britta Rendlen --
Globalisation, public utility suppliers, and the environmental agenda / Jan Hol --
Unilever and sustainable development / Chris Dutilh --
Globalisation and national environmental policy : the influence of WWF, an international non-governmental organisation / Claude martin --
The impact of European non-governmental organisations on EU environmental regulation / John Hontelez --
Part III. The impact of globalisation on domestic environmenal policies. National room to manoeuvre : the Dutch position in EU energy policies / Maarten Arentsen and Theo de Bruijn --
Strategies to prevent illegal logging / Saskia Ozinga and Nicole Gerard --
Globalisation and crop-protection policy / Joost van Kasteren --
Free trade in agricultural products and the environment / Henk Massink, Gerard van Dijk, Niek Hazendonk, and Jan van Vliet --
Part IV. The role of government in international and supranational forums. Different countries, different strategies : 'green' member states influencing EU climate policy / Sietske Veenman and Duncan Liefferink --
The dispersion of authority in the European Union and its impact on environmental legislation / Ludwig Krämer --
Mutual recognition in the testing of chemicals through the OECD / Rob Visser --
Architecture of the Kyoto Protocol and prospects for public climate policy / Frank Wijen and Kees Zoeteman --
Part V. New directions. Globalisation and environmental protection : a global governance perspective / Daniel Esty and Maria Ivanova --
Governments and policy networks : chances, risks, and a missing strategy / Charlotte Streck --
Globalisation and environmental policy design / Konrad von Moltke --
Effective environmental strategies for small countries in an interconnected, global setting / Pieter Winsemius.

Summary:
In the current era of globalisation, national governments are increasingly exposed to international influences, presenting both many new opportunities and constraints on their domestic environmental policy. This title examines the effect of globalisation on environmental governance.

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