The OECD holds a roundtable on environmental regulation and competition

Key documents: Executive Summary with key findings, Detailled Summary of the discussion, Background note Executive summary, by the Secretariat Considering the discussion that took place at the roundtable, the delegatesí submissionsí and the background papers, several key points emerged. Amongst them: (1) Competition and environmental policies are complementary. They seek to correct market failures and enhance social welfare. The objectives of competition and environmental policies are complementary. There was widespread agreement that competition and environmental polices shared common fundamental objectives - the maximisation of some measure of social welfare. These policies also share a common rationale for policy intervention, to correct market failure. The aim of competition

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  • OECD - Competition Division (Paris)

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OECD, The OECD holds a roundtable on environmental regulation and competition, 1 June 2006, e-Competitions June 2006, Art. N° 85703

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