Essays in environmental and political economics

S. Sen

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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Abstract

Environmental pollution is among the main problems threatening a global sustainable future, and strongly intertwined with the unprecedented rise in economic prosperity since the industrial revolution. The first three chapters deal with two questions: The first question is: Does economic growth, without any intervention, eventually lead to lower levels of pollution? The second question is: If not, what are the strategies that should be followed? The last chapter focuses on another issue which is democratic transitions.
Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Awarding Institution
  • Tilburg University
Supervisors/Advisors
  • Melenberg, Bertrand, Promotor
  • Bulte, E.H., Promotor
Award date8 Sep 2014
Place of PublicationTilburg
Publisher
Print ISBNs9789056683986
Publication statusPublished - 8 Sep 2014

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