Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, 
xxxiii, 273 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction / Christine Bakker and Francesco Francioni The evolution of the global environmental system : trends and prospects in the EU and the US / Francesco Francioni and Christine Bakker The shifting locus of global climate policy leadership / Denny Ellerman The evolution of EU policy and law in the environmental field : achievements and current challenges / Emanuela Orlando The evolution of EU competences in the field of external relations and its impact on environmental governance policies / Kati Kulovesi and Marise Cremona The importance of coherent and integrated energy and agriculture policies in meeting EU climate change objectives / Antony Froggatt, Estelle Rouhaud and Tereza Svačinová The European emission trading system : flashing lights, dark shadows and future prospects for global ETS cooperation / Simone Borghesi and Massimiliano Montini Planes, trains and automobiles : the EU legislation on climate change and the question of consistency with WTO law / Stefanie Hiesinger and Petros C. Mavroidis Primary sovereign rights or secondary environmental duties? : critical international law issues raised by the extraterritorial application of the EU emission trading system in the aviation sector / Ottavio Quirico New drivers of US climate action? : the politics of extreme weather and adaptation / Bernice Lee and Diarmuid Torney Adjustments of US energy policy to climate change : trends at the federal and state level / Helena Schulzová The new US domestic climate and clean energy agenda / Nigel Purvis, Cecilia Springer and Samuel Grausz EU and US non-state actors and climate governance / Annalisa Savaresi The governance of the Arctic environment : the EU and US contribution / Patrizia Vigni Handing over leadership : the drivers and future of transatlantic environmental governance / Eugenio Cusumano.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
K3585.5 .E92 2014
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