Environmental Policy and Governance

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Thu, Jun 07, 2018
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Wed, Jun 06, 2018
Environmental Policy and Governance, Volume 28, Issue 3, Page 129-130, May/June 2018. ...Read more >>
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Tue, May 08, 2018
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Wed, May 02, 2018
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Thu, Apr 12, 2018
Environmental Policy and Governance, Volume 28, Issue 2, Page 65-66, March/April 2018. ...Read more >>
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Thu, Mar 08, 2018
Abstract Mainstreaming biodiversity across political sectors and levels is a central challenge to conserving global biodiversity. This article introduces biodiversity policy integration (BPI) as an analytical approach for assessing the ecological performance of nonenvironmental sectors using the following criteria: inclusion, operationalization, coherence, capacity and weighting. To date, we know little about ...Read more >>
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Thu, Mar 08, 2018
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Thu, Mar 01, 2018
Abstract Policy support for climate change adaptation has grown rapidly and respective tools (such as online guides and handbooks) have been documented and categorized repeatedly in recent years. Nevertheless, we still know little about how relevant their target groups find them for their work. We aim to address this gap with ...Read more >>
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Thu, Mar 01, 2018
Abstract Scholars have identified that interest groups can be most influential on regulatory outcomes during the preproposal stage of the rulemaking process, yet this stage is notoriously understudied. Recently, Rinfret concluded that interest groups use three frames (expertise, fiscal feasibility and instructive) to influence agency personnel at the United States Fish ...Read more >>
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Thu, Mar 01, 2018
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Thu, Mar 01, 2018
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Fri, Feb 23, 2018
Abstract When and under what conditions do cities commit to participating in translocal climate networks? This study examines the initial driving factors behind city participation in the Covenant of Mayors in Europe. Studying cities' adherence or non-adherence to transnational climate governance enhances our understanding of the links between local and national ...Read more >>
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Fri, Feb 23, 2018
Abstract This study develops a systematic, participatory research method to study the impacts of different discourses on the outcomes of development policies and projects. The method visualizes relationships between key project discourses, enabling comparisons to be made between stated and actual discourses, and recognition of mutual synergies or inconsistencies among the ...Read more >>
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Fri, Feb 23, 2018
Abstract This article explores the impact of environmental incidents or focusing events on state-level “green” building policy-making in the United States. Environmental policy researchers have identified several factors and their impact on states' ability and willingness to formulate green policies. A recent study by Bose and Pandey shows that state-level environmental ...Read more >>
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Fri, Feb 23, 2018
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Fri, Feb 23, 2018
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Fri, Feb 23, 2018
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Wed, Feb 07, 2018
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Tue, Feb 06, 2018
Environmental Policy and Governance, Volume 28, Issue 1, Page 1-2, January/February 2018. ...Read more >>
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Wed, Dec 27, 2017
Abstract Increasing climate change impacts are a major threat to sustainable urban development, and challenge current governance structures, including actors' responsibilities for dealing with climate variability and extremes. The need for distributed risk governance and citizen engagement is increasingly recognise; however, few empirical studies systematically assess interactions between citizens and municipalities ...Read more >>
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Wed, Dec 27, 2017
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Tue, Dec 19, 2017
Abstract This article analyses environmental policymaking in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states, with a focus on the output legitimacy of renewable energy uptake. Most environmental policy research so far has focused on either Western industrialized countries with established democracies or developing countries with either democratic or autocratic policymaking systems, and ...Read more >>
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Tue, Dec 19, 2017
Abstract Flooding is routinely among the most disastrous annual events worldwide with extensive impacts on human wellbeing, economies and ecosystems. Thus, how decisions are made about floods (i.e. flood governance) is extremely important and evidence shows that it is changing, with non-governmental actors (civil society and the private sector) becoming involved ...Read more >>
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Tue, Dec 19, 2017
Abstract While some progress has been made, Europe is far from achieving its policy objective of healthy aquatic ecosystems. This paper presents an integrated assessment of how EU policies influence aquatic biodiversity, in order to determine how EU policies and laws contribute to achieving and/or hindering EU and international biodiversity targets. ...Read more >>
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Tue, Dec 19, 2017
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Tue, Dec 19, 2017
Environmental Policy and Governance, Volume 28, Issue 1, Page 39-50, January/February 2018. ...Read more >>
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Tue, Dec 19, 2017
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Mon, Dec 18, 2017
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Fri, Dec 15, 2017
Abstract Soft regulatory measures are argued to represent a useful alternative to hard regulation when policy-makers seek to deal with difficult problems. This article investigates the impact of a national guideline on climate and energy planning adopted in Norway, a soft regulatory instrument, which sought to encourage stronger local climate mitigation ...Read more >>
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