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Dependence Of Economic Growth On Co2 Emissions

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  • CHIROK HAN

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    (Korea University)

  • HYELIM LEE

    (Korea University)

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This paper examines the effects of CO2 emissions on GDP by using a dynamic model for panel data from 19 OECD countries. The results indicate a significant decline in the dependence of economic growth on pollution, suggesting technological progress toward economic growth with less pollution, and providing indirect empirical support for the environmental Kuznets curve hypothesis.

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Article provided by Chung-Ang Unviersity, Department of Economics in its journal Journal Of Economic Development.

Volume (Year): 38 (2013)
Issue (Month): 1 (March)
Pages: 47-57

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Handle: RePEc:jed:journl:v:38:y:2013:i:1:p:47-57

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Keywords: Growth; Pollution; CO2; Dynamic Panel Data; OECD;

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  1. Md. Al Mamun & Kazi Sohag & Md. Abdul Hannan Mia & Gazi Salah Uddin & Ilhan Ozturk, 2014. "Regional Differences in the Dynamic Linkage between CO2 Emissions, Sectoral Output and Economic Growth," Working Papers 2014-141, Department of Research, Ipag Business School.

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