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Policy Options to Reduce Ireland's GHG Emissions [Instrument choice: the pros and cons of alternative policy instruments]

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  • Legge, Thomas

    (German Marshall Fund of the United States)

  • Scott, Susan

    (ESRI)

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    Paper provided by Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI) in its series Papers with number WP284.

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    Length: 66 pages
    Date of creation: Mar 2009
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