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Phase 2 - Exploring the relationship between environmental regulation and competitiveness - EV02035

Description
The primary aim of the study was to "gather and analyse evidence on the impact of the design of environmental regulation on competitiveness”. Specifically, it considered three issues:

· the productivity impacts of different regulatory designs and to identify what forms of regulation were most likely to stimulate innovation;

· the impact of the design and implementation of regulation on SMEs as compared to larger businesses;

· the importance of context (i.e. business sectors and/or environmental policy areas) in determining positive economic as well as environmental outcomes from regulation
Project Documents
• Final Report : Phase 2 - Exploring the relationship between environmental regulation and competitiveness   (576k)
• Final Report - Annex : Energy Labelling case study   (334k)
• Final Report - Annex : EPR and the UK Packaging Waste case study   (209k)
• Final Report - Annex : Nitrates Directive case study   (213k)
• Final Report - Annex : PPC on competitiveness case study   (198k)
• Final Report - Annex : Renewable Obligation case study   (325k)
• Final Report - Annex : SO2 and NOx case study   (450k)
• Other : Summary Review Statement   (80k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2006

To: 2007

Cost: £102,206
Contractor / Funded Organisations
SQW Ltd
Keywords
Economic Research              
Environment              
Sustainable Development              
Fields of Study
Sustainable Consumption and Production