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Description - Green Giants? by Norman J. Vig

The United States in recent years has been abandoning its historical role as a leader in environmental regulation. At the same time, the European Union, spurred by political integration, has enacted many new environmental laws and assumed a leadership role in promoting global environmental sustainability. Green Giants?, one of the most detailed comparisons of the environmental policies of America and Europe yet undertaken, looks at current policy trends in the United States and the European Union - the two largest economic actors in the world - and the implications they have for future transatlantic and global co-operation. he contributors - leading European and American scholars and practitioners - examine similarities and differences in specific policy areas in order to assess whether United States and European Union policies are diverging, pursuing similar goals and methods, or undergoing a "hybridisation" through joint learning and exchanges. They find that although European and American policies may parallel each other somewhat in domestic regulation, they are clearly diverging in the "third generation" of environmental concerns.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780262720441
ISBN-10: 0262720442
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 152mm x 20mm)
Pages: 414
Imprint: MIT Press
Publisher: MIT Press Ltd
Publish Date: 19-Mar-2004
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Norman J. Vig

Michael G. Faure is Professor of Comparative and International Environmental Law at Maastricht University and Academic Director of the Maastricht Institute for Transnational Legal Research.

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