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The World Bank’s environmental strategies: Assessing the influence of a biased use of New Institutional Economics on legal issues

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  • Prévost, Benoît
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The World Bank considers itself as “a leader in piloting payments for ecosystem services†. This article explores how the World Bank gradually integrated environmental and legal issues within its strategic framework with a particular focus on its economic theoretical influences.

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  • Prévost, Benoît & Rivaud, Audrey, 2018. "The World Bank’s environmental strategies: Assessing the influence of a biased use of New Institutional Economics on legal issues," Ecosystem Services, Elsevier, vol. 29(PB), pages 370-380.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:ecoser:v:29:y:2018:i:pb:p:370-380
    DOI: 10.1016/j.ecoser.2017.03.014
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