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On the index of environmental awareness

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  • Tetsuo Ono
  • Yasuo Maeda

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We develop a two-country model in which each country contributes noncooperatively to the global environment by improving its local environment. We introduce an index of environmental awareness that measures the extent to which a country is aware of the global environment. Then we demonstrate that this index plays a key role in evaluating the effects of income growth and international transfers on the global environment. Copyright Springer Japan 2002

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  • Tetsuo Ono & Yasuo Maeda, 2002. "On the index of environmental awareness," Environmental Economics and Policy Studies, Springer;Society for Environmental Economics and Policy Studies - SEEPS, vol. 5(2), pages 167-178, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:envpol:v:5:y:2002:i:2:p:167-178
    DOI: 10.1007/BF03354028
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    1. Yasuhiro Takarada, 2007. "Welfare effects of international income transfers under transboundary pollution," Environmental Economics and Policy Studies, Springer;Society for Environmental Economics and Policy Studies - SEEPS, vol. 8(2), pages 143-157, June.

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