All pages with keywords: pollution control technologies

Adopt or innovate: Understanding technological responses to cap-and-trade

Adopt or innovate: Understanding technological responses to cap-and-trade

a working paper by Raphael Calel 18 May, 2018

This paper presents new evidence that the EU Emissions Trading System may have encouraged innovation rather than simply encouraging polluters to adopt existing abatement technologies. read more »


Environmental regulation and the cross-border diffusion of new technology: Evidence from automobile patents

Environmental regulation and the cross-border diffusion of new technology: Evidence from automobile patents

a research article by Antoine Dechezleprêtre, Eric Neumayer 4 September, 2014

Examines the impact of environmental regulation on the international diffusion of new technology through the patent system read more »


The “advancedness” of knowledge in pollution-saving technological change with a qualitative application to SO2 cap and trade

The “advancedness” of knowledge in pollution-saving technological change with a qualitative application to SO2 cap and trade

a working paper 29 November, 2012

This paper investigates the extent to which ‘advanced’ knowledge and technology is likely to play a role in reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emission in future by … read more »


The “advancedness” of knowledge in pollution-saving technological change with a qualitative application to SO2 cap and trade

The “advancedness” of knowledge in pollution-saving technological change with a qualitative application to SO2 cap and trade

a research article 20 June, 2012

This paper investigates the extent to which ‘advanced’ knowledge and technology played a role in the SO2 compliance process in electric power plants under the US SO2 cap and … read more »


Environmental regulation and the cross-border diffusion of new technology: evidence from automobile patents

Environmental regulation and the cross-border diffusion of new technology: evidence from automobile patents

a working paper by Antoine Dechezleprêtre, Richard Perkins, Eric Neumayer 1 February, 2012

This article examines the impact of environmental regulation within countries, as well as regulatory distance between countries on international technology transfer. read more »