Intereconomics

, Volume 24, Issue 1, pp 24–35 | Cite as

Structural change and environmental impact

  • Martin Jänicke
  • Harald Mönch
  • Thomas Ranneberg
  • Udo E. Simonis
Environmental Policy

Abstract

Although structural change in many industrialized countries has increased since the early 1970s, the environmental policy aspects of this change have hardly been investigated. Using a set of four indicators, this study examines the correlation between structural changes and environmental pollution in thirty-one Eastern and Western industrialized countries from 1970 to 1985.

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© HWWA and Springer-Verlag 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • Martin Jänicke
    • 1
  • Harald Mönch
    • 1
  • Thomas Ranneberg
    • 1
  • Udo E. Simonis
    • 2
  1. 1.Research Unit Environmental PolicyFree UniversityBerlin(West Germany)
  2. 2.Science Center BerlinBerlin(West Germany)

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