Divergence and Convergence of Automobile Fuel Economy Regulations A Comparative Analysis of EU, Japan and the US /

This book reveals the mechanisms underlying the convergence of car fuel economy regulations in Europe, Japan and the US by drawing upon a constructivist theory of International Relations and law that focuses on business competition and environmental regulations. It offers new understanding of the to...

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Main Author: Iguchi, Masahiko.
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: Electronic
Language: English
Published: Cham : Springer International Publishing : 2015.
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Online Access: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-17500-3
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Table of Contents:
  • Chapter 1: introduction
  • Chapter 2: Business actors in global environmental governance
  • Chapter 3: Construction of European fuel economy regulations for passenger cars
  • Chapter 4: Construction of Japanese fuel economy regulations for passenger cars
  • Chapter 5: Construction of the US fuel economy regulations for passenger cars
  • Chapter 6: Comparative assessment
  • Chapter 7: Conclusions.