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November 2015
Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP)
This GGKP working paper provides a conceptual framework for assessing the effectiveness (strengths and weaknesses) of a green fiscal reform.
November 2015
Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP)
This GGKP working paper focusing on 'Environmental Taxation in Transport' provides examples from cars to maritime shipping, highlighting common themes in environmental improvements beyond technology improvements: exploitation of scale economy, capacity utilization and slower speeds.
October 2012
Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP), World Bank Group

Transportation is vital to economic and social development, but at the same time generates undesired consequences on local, regional, and global scales.

October 2012
Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP), World Bank Group

This paper surveys the state of knowledge about the trade-related environmental consequences of a country's development strategy along three channels: (i) direct trade-environment linkages (overexploitation of natural resources and trade-related transport costs); (ii) 'virtual trade' in emissions