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The Political Economy of Environmentally Related Taxes

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Based on experience in OECD countries, this book provides a comprehensive discussion of the effectiveness of environmentally related taxes, of recent research on the environmental and economic impacts of applying them, an on their potential for wider use. In particular, it looks at how to overcome obstacles to their implementation. It also discusses the environmental and economic effects of combining such taxes with other instruments for environmetal policy.

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Executive Summary

Experience over the last decades has proven that environmentally related taxes can be effective and efficient instruments for environmental policy. They introduce a price signal that helps ensure that polluters take into account the costs of pollution on the environment when they make production and consumption decisions.

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