This article originated in a workshop on ecological tax reform held 18-19 March 1996 in College Park, MD. The workshop was organized by the International Society for Ecological Economics and supported by a grant from The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.
Ecosystem services -- Economic aspects, Ecology -- Economic aspects, Ecological economics
Provides an overview detailing the benefits of ecological tax reform. What ecological tax reform would include; Origin of ecological taxes; Implementation in the United States and Europe; Specifics on an ecological tax reform proposal; The need to phase in tax reforms gradually.
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