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The polluter pays principle in international environmental policy and law: Economic and legal analysis

Author
Munir M.
Date
2004
Source
IUCN (ID: MON-073714)
Publisher | Place of publication
Islamabad Institute of Legal Studies | Islamabad, Pakistan
Pages
152 p.
Document type
Miscellaneous
Language
English
Field of application
International
Subject
Environment gen.
Keyword
Transboundary effects Polluter pays principle Liability/compensation
Abstract

1. Historical development of the polluter pays principle 2. Implementation of the polluter pays principle: Economic approaches to pollution 3. Global implications of the polluter pays principle 4. Exceptions to the polluter pays principle 5. Applying the polluter pays principle to transboundary environmental problems