February 28, 2007
GCRIO Program Overview
Our extensive collection of documents.
Archives of the
Global Climate Change Digest
A Guide to Information on Greenhouse Gases and Ozone Depletion
Published July 1988 through June 1999
FROM VOLUME 6, NUMBER 2, FEBRUARY 1993
EMISSION REDUCTION POLICIES: OECD
Available from OECD Pubs., 2001 L St. NW, S-700, Washington DC
20036 (202-785-6323); or OECD, 2, rue André-Pascal, 75775 Paris
Cedex 16, France (tel: 33-1-45-24-82-00); or other OECD outlets.
Change: Designing a Practical Tax System, 272 pp., Dec. 1992,
$35/£22/F130. Companion publication to one on tradable permits (GCCD,
p. 167, Oct. 1992) resulting from expert workshops organized by
OECD on market-based approaches. Technical papers draw on
experiences in designing tax systems to address global warming,
and review key problems likely to be encountered as the tax
approach is more widely used.
and Government Failures in Environmental Management: The
Case of Transport, 90 pp., Dec. 1992, $40/£14/F100. Analyzes
and documents, for the OECD countries, government interventions
such as pricing, taxation and regulations, which often
inadvertently result in environmental degradation. Proposes ways
to correct these government intervention failures.
Guide to Publishers
Index of Abbreviations