OECD Trade Policy Studies Environmental and Energy Products The Benefits of Liberalising Trade: Can Energy‐Efficient Electrical Appliances Be Considered "Environmental Goods"?
Abstract:Public policies in a large number of OECD and non‐OECD countries seek to steer producers and consumers towards relatively more energy‐efficient goods. This chapter considers electrical appliances for home and office, which are produced and consumed in large and increasing numbers in industrialised and, increasingly, in developing economies.
Document Type: Review Article
Publication date: June 1, 2006