Latest Socio-economics reports

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Sustainable Tourism Development: Toward the Mitigation of Tourism Destination Impacts

Synthesis Report for the ERTDI-funded project: 2004-SD-MS-21, January 2007

Year: 2007

ERTDI Report 80 - Sheila Flanagan et al.

The Use and Regulation of Environmental Claims as a Means for Promoting Sustainable Consumption in Ireland

ERTDI Report 52 - Pender et al., January 2007

Year: 2007

Final Report from ERTDI-funded project: 2004-SD-DS-12-M2

Introduction of Weight-Based Charges for Domestic Waste Disposal

ERTDI Report 54 - Scott & Watson, January 2007

Year: 2007

Final Report for ERTDI-funded project: 2000-DS-6-M1

Environmental Attitudes, Values and Behaviour in Ireland

Year: 2007

Synthesis report from the ERTDI-funded project: 2001-MS-SE1-M1

Environmental Economics: Fertiliser Taxes – Implementation Issues

ERTDI Report 23 - Scott, May 2005

Year: 2005

Examines the implementation of a fertiliser tax as an incentive to farmers to apply fertilisers more sensitively with the objective of reducing contamination.

The Macro-Economic Effects of Using Fiscal Instruments to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

ERTDI Report 21 - Bergin et al., May 2004

Year: 2004

Examines the proposal for a tax applied on the carbon content of all forms of energy consumed in Ireland.

Carbon Taxes: Which Households Gain Or Lose?

ERTDI Report 40 - Scott et al., May 2004

Year: 2004

Analyses the effects of the introduction of a carbon tax in order to see how it would affect different households. The report focuses especially on vulnerable households.