Marie Michael Library

Title

Paying the piper: subsidies, politics, and the environment

Author

Roodman, David Malin

Description

Governments rarely set out to degrade the environment and waste money when they create subsidies. Rather, they usually justify them as stimulating economic development, protecting jobs, enhancing natural security, or helping the poor.

File No

WWI-P133

Agency

Worldwatch Institute

Date

Dec-96

Subject(s)

Environmental policy

Pages

80

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