TITLE

Carbon Tax What Difference Can It Make?

AUTHOR(S)
Rowan, Kimberley
PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
Accountancy Ireland;Feb2010, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p70
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the implementation of carbon taxation in Europe. It mentions the efforts of the European Union members in mitigating the ill effects of climate change. Meanwhile it cites the relevance of the said taxation for environmental reform. Furthermore, the European countries, particularly Ireland, that have adopted carbon tax, are also mentioned.
ACCESSION #
48274469

 

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