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How has environmental regulation changed to respond to increasingly complicated environmental problems? In this video RegNet scholar Neil Gunningham traces the journey from 1970s environmental command and control regulation to collaborative environmental governance strategies used today.
Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) find it harder to comply with environmental legislation than larger companies. In general, the smaller the company, the more difficult it is. Often SMEs are not aware of their environmental obligations - but they are also unaware of the benefits of being green: new market opportunities and cost savings. The European Commission proposed an Environmental Compliance Assistance Programme (ECAP) to make it easier for SMEs to comply with their obligations and improve their environmental performances. The following links are mentioned throughout the video: - ECAP website section dedicated to EU legislation (4’30): http://ec.europa.eu/environment/sme/l... - ECAP website section dedicated to best practices (12’50): http://ec.europa.eu/environment/sme/c......
Environmental Politics and Law (EVST 255) The United States' fragmented, piecemeal approach to environmental law is presented through the cases that led to the creation of major environmental statutes such as the Clean Water Act and the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act. The variety of federal agencies and levels of government that participate in creating and implementing regulation contribute to the fragmentation of American environmental law. Environmental law seeks to balance the costs of environmental degradation with the economic benefits that companies reap. However, the uncertainty of environmental costs leads to a slow and ineffective regulation process. 00:00 - Chapter 1. A Course About Defining and Solving Problems 04:09 - Chapter 2. The US's Fragmented Approach to En...
So, if economics is about choices and how we use our resources, econ probably has a lot to say about the environment, right? Right! In simple terms, pollution is just a market failure. The market is producing more pollution than society wants. This week, Adriene and Jacob focus on the environment, and how economics can be used to control and reduce pollution and emissions. You'll learn about supply and demand, incentives, and how government intervention influences the environment. Crash Course is on Patreon! You can support us directly by signing up at http://www.patreon.com/crashcourse Thanks to the following Patrons for their generous monthly contributions that help keep Crash Course free for everyone forever: Mark, Eric Kitchen, Jessica Wode, Jeffrey Thompson, Steve Marshall, Moritz ...
Your organisation will have undoubtedly been affected by new regulation. But do you know what it all means? Do your colleagues ever use regulatory terminology that goes over your head? This workshop provides a high-level look at the structure of the regulatory environment of the UK, explaining the terminology often used and focusing on the role of the regulator. To receive e-updates about future Knowledge Bite events, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Complete video at: http://fora.tv/2010/11/18/Uncommon_Knowledge_Matt_Ridley Author Matt Ridley agrees that carbon dioxide emissions are changing the Earth's climate, though he opposes hasty regulations that may be doing greater ecological and economic harm. "We might find in 50 years' time that we have put a tourniquet around our neck to prevent a nosebleed," says Ridley. ----- A former science and technology editor for The Economist magazine, Matt Ridley is a journalist and best-selling author whose books include Genome: The Autobiography of a Species in 23 Chapters. His most recent book is The Rational Optimist: How Prosperity Evolves. Matt Ridley discusses the evolutionary process of "ideas having sex," calling it the secret behind human progress. He asserts that "barter was...
The New Payments Environment: Regulation, Implementation, Activation The configuration of the new environment on the integration of digital payments in the citizen’s everyday life. The development and implementation of the regulatory framework and the sustainable operation of all stakeholders.
This 53 minute lecture is aimed at international students studying planning and environmental courses at a university level in Australia. It provides a brief overview of the four levels of government: international; national/Australian; State/Territory; and local government. The slides for the lecture are available at http://envlaw.com.au/wp-content/uploads/Slides-for-government-in-Australia-9-March-2016.pdf
Jones Seminar on Science, Technology, and Society. "Taking Stock: What Have Four Decades of Environmental Regulation Produced and Where do We Go from Here?" Presented by Patrick Parenteau, Professor, VT Law School Friday, November 18, 2011
In this Case in Point podcast, Penn Law’s Cary Coglianese and Bloomberg Law’s Dean Scott discuss where the environmental regulatory process may be headed under the Trump administration. Produced by Penn Law in collaboration with Bloomberg Law. For more information and for additional viewing/listening options, go to www.caseinpoint.org. Case in Point podcast provides smart, informative conversations about the law, society, and culture. By bringing together top scholars with experts on politics, business, health, education, and science, Case in Point gives an in-depth look at how the law touches every part of our lives.
Meet-up held in Zug / Switzerland on June 19, 2017, on US and Swiss perspectives on Token Generating Events (TGE); hosted by Crypto Valley Association, MME Legal | Tax | Compliance, Debevoise & Plimpton and Blockhaus; moderated by Andreas Glarner (MME). In Part 10, Luka Müller (MME) and Lee Schneider (Debevoise & Plimpton) explain whether regulation or deregulation is needed in financial environment.
On June 11, 2013, the Federalist Society's Executive Branch Review Project held its First Annual Executive Branch Review Conference at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. The second breakout session featured this panel discussion on environmental law. Environmental Law and Regulation --Hon. Roger R. Martella, Jr., Partner, Sidley Austin LLP and former General Counsel, Environmental Protection Agency --Mr. David B. Rivkin, Jr., Partner, Baker & Hostetler LLP --Moderator: Ms. Coral Davenport, Energy and Environment Correspondent, National Journal