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Main Title Green giants? : environmental policies of the United States and the European Union /
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Author Title of a Work
Vig, Norman J.
Faure, Michael
Publisher MIT Press,
Year Published 2004
OCLC Number 53099101
ISBN 0262220687 (alk. paper); 9780262220682 (alk. paper); 0262720442 (pbk. : paper); 9780262720441 (pbk. : paper)
Subjects Environmental policy--United States. ; Environmental policy--European Union countries. ; Milieubeleid. ; Europese Unie. ; Politique environnementale. ; Politique gouvernementale. ; Pays de l'Union europâeenne. ; âEtats-Unis. ; Umweltpolitik. ; Europèaische Union. ; USA. ; Europe--European Union countries. ; Politique de l'environnement. ; UE/CE Politique. ; Droit de l'environnement. ; UE/CE Droit. ; UE/CE Etats membres. ; Analyse comparative. ; Etats-Unis d'Amâerique.
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EJBM  GE180.G735 2004 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 04/29/2005
Collation xiii, 398 p. ; 23 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
The precautionary principle, risk assessment, and the comparative role of science in the European community and the US legal systems / Theofanis Christoforou -- The roots of divergence: a European perspective / Ludwig Krèamer -- Convergence, divergence, and complexity in US and European risk regulation / Jonathan B. Wiener -- Environmental federalism in the United States and the European Union / R. Daniel Kelemen -- Implementation of environmental policy and the law in the United States and the European Union / Christoph Demmke -- Convergence or divergence in the use of "negotiated environmental agreements" in the European and US environmental policy: an overview / David J.E. Grimeaud -- What future for environmental liability? The use of liability systems for environmental regulation in the courtrooms of the United States and the European Union / Timothy Swanson and Andreas Kontoleon -- The climate change divide: the European Union, the United States, and the future of the Kyoto Protocol / Miranda A. Schreurs -- Trade and the environment in the global economy: contrasting European and American perspectives / David Vogel -- International development assistance and burden sharing / Paul G. Harris -- Sustainable development: comparative understandings and responses / Susan Baker and John McCormick -- Emerging transnational policy networks: the European environmental advisory councils / Richard Macrory and Ingeborg Niestroy -- The Transatlantic environmental dialogue / Carl Lankowski -- The necessary dialogue / Michael G. Faure and Norman J. Vig.