By Andrew Jordan
The ecu Union (EU) has emerged as a number one governing physique within the overseas fight to control weather swap. The transformation that has happened in its regulations and associations has profoundly affected weather switch politics on the overseas point and inside its 27 Member States. yet how has this been completed while the european contains such a lot of degrees of governance, while political management in Europe is so dispersed and the coverage offerings are specifically tough? Drawing on numerous unique case experiences spanning the interlinked demanding situations of mitigation and version, this quantity deals an unrivalled account of the way diverse actors wrestled with the advanced governance dilemmas linked to weather coverage making. starting up the EU's internal workings to non-specialists, it offers a viewpoint at the manner that the european governs, in addition to exploring its skill to take care of a number one place in foreign weather switch politics.
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However, although governors are often loth to admit it, most policies invariably generate losers as well as winners (as do non-interventions). 2009 9:10PM Climate change policy in the European Union: an introduction * 17 governors have to choose which costs and beneﬁts to take into account, how to allocate them and whether and how any losers will be compensated. Judgements on these issues are intimately tied to considerations of policy effectiveness, fairness and legitimacy. Together, these constitute cost and beneﬁt dilemmas.
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Climate change policy in the European Union by Andrew Jordan