Current use valuation programs can encourage landowners to resist development pressures and leave forest as forest.
Ecosystem Services is playing a growing role in Brazilian environmental law.
Explains how reverse auctions can be used as a cost-effective method for allocating funding in US Farm Bill Conservation Programs.
"No Regrets" Policies for Livelihoods and the Environment...
This paper analyzes the environmental and poverty effects of agricultural subsidies. It proposes policy reforms to help developing countries capitalize on subsidy reductions and turn their agriculture sectors into vehicles for sustainable development.
This policy brief, authored by The Brookings Institution and World Resources Institute, examines fiscal intruments that both raise revenue and help improve environmental quality.
In this issue brief, WRI and Duke Energy explain how instituting a carbon tax would simultaneously support federal tax reform initiatives, reduce carbon dioxide emissions, and promote sound energy policies.
Text of comments at the June 3, 2005 Tax Reform and the Environment seminar.
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Text of comments from the June 3, 2005 Tax Reform and the Environment seminar.