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Voluntary behavior by electric utilities: Levels of adoption and contribution of the climate challenge program to the reduction of carbon dioxide

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  • Eric W. Welch

    (Assistant Professor in the Graduate Program in Public Administration at the University of Illinois at Chicago.)

  • Allan Mazur

    (Professor in the Public Affairs Program at Syracuse University.)

  • Stuart Bretschneider

    (Professor in the Public Administration Department at Syracuse University.)

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  • Eric W. Welch & Allan Mazur & Stuart Bretschneider, 2000. "Voluntary behavior by electric utilities: Levels of adoption and contribution of the climate challenge program to the reduction of carbon dioxide," Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 19(3), pages 407-425.
  • Handle: RePEc:wly:jpamgt:v:19:y:2000:i:3:p:407-425
    DOI: 10.1002/1520-6688(200022)19:3<407::AID-PAM3>3.0.CO;2-7
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