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The Struggle Within - Examining the presence of ʼwin-winʼ solutions in EU environmental legislation


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Title: The Struggle Within - Examining the presence of ʼwin-winʼ solutions in EU environmental legislation
Authors: Ekermo, Gabriel
Issue Date: 24-Sep-2013
Degree: Master theses
Series/Report no.: EURP MA
42
Keywords: Ecological modernization
win-win situations
European Union (EU)
environmental legislation
renewable energy and energy efficiency policy
automotive policy
fisheries policy
Abstract: Previous research point strongly to economic growth and competitiveness being the primary interests of the European Union (EU). This interest influences all policy areas including environment. However, combining economic development with environmental protection is widely recognized as a difficult task. This thesis aims at finding empirical evidence of the so-called ’win-win’ concept of Ecological Modernization in the formation and adoption of EU environmental legislation. ‘Win-win’ is the theo... more
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/34053
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