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Development of Environmental Policies in the United States and Europe: Convergence or Divergence?

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European University Institute: Roman Schuman Centre Working Papers
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  • Environmental Policy

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Cover on-line.doc RSC 2002/33 © 2002 Ludwig Kramer Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies Development of Environmental Policies in the United States and Europe: Convergence or Divergence? Ludwig Kramer RSC No. 2002/33 BP Chair in Transatlantic Studies EUI WORKING PAPERS EUROPEAN UNIVERSITY INSTITUTE RSC 2002/33 © 2002 Ludwig Kramer All rights reserved. No part of this paper may be reproduced in any form without permission of the authors. © 2002 Ludwig Kramer Printed in Italy in May 2002 European University Institute Badia Fiesolana I – 50016 San Domenico (FI) Italy Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies BP Chair in Transatlantic Relations The BP Chair in Transatlantic Relations was established at the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies of the European University Institute in Autumn 2000, thanks to a generous grant from BP. The aim of the Chair is to develop a programme of highly relevant policy-oriented as well as basic research by leading scholars from both sides of the Atlantic on key issues of common European-American interest. The initial focus of the Chair during its first two years will be “International Governance and the Transatlantic Relationship,” which in turn encompasses two dimensions: (1) the internal governance of the transatlantic relationship, and (2) the external roles of Europe and North America in global governance. For further information: BP Chair in Transatlantic Relations Robert Schuman Center European University Institute Via dei Roccettini, 9 I-50016 San Domenico di Fiesole (FI) Italy E-mail: [email protected] http://www.iue.it/RSC/BP/ 3 I. DIFFERENT POINTS OF DEPARTURE1 Active protection of the environment began in both the United States and Europe in the 1960s, though many measures in the area of water management, nature protection, town and country planning

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