The OECD holds a roundtable on pro-active policies for green growth and the market economy

Executive summary, by the Secretariat Considering the discussion at the roundtable, the delegates‘ written submissions and the Secretariat‘s background paper, several key points emerge: (1) Various forms of market-based environmental policies, including taxes and fees, subsidies, and emissions trading, have been implemented across OECD countries. Examples of market-based environmental policy instruments that have been or are currently in use in OECD countries include taxes and charges (such as automobile tax differentiation, taxes on CO2 and other emissions, fuel taxes, as well as targeted stationary and mobile source fees), emissions trading programs (such as the European Union‘s Emission Trading Program (EU ETS) and the United States‘ Acid Rain Program), subsidies (such as those for

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OECD, The OECD holds a roundtable on pro-active policies for green growth and the market economy, 1 October 2010, e-Competitions October 2010, Art. N° 85632

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