, 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


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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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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