publication . Other literature type . Article . 2015

Managing Transformation under Uncertainty

Lütkenhorst, Wilfried; Altenburg, Tilman; Pegels, Anna; Vidican, Georgeta;
  • Published: 05 Feb 2015
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
Abstract
The paper in a nutshell: In this paper, we present the normative concept of green industrial policy, which we define as encompassing any policy measure aimed at aligning the structure of a country’s economy with the needs of sustainable development within established planetary boundaries. We elaborate on why we need green industrial policy, how it differs from conventional industrial policy, why it is faced with significantly bigger challenges, and how these can be met. What and how we produce and consume is largely shaped by markets. However, markets fail to solve many of the environmental challenges we are facing. Therefore, we need governments to intervene, t...
Subjects
free text keywords: 300 Sozialwissenschaften::320 Politikwissenschaft, 300 Sozialwissenschaften::330 Wirtschaft::333 Boden- und Energiewirtschaft, Economic system, Economics, Industrial policy, Skepticism, media_common.quotation_subject, media_common, Greenhouse gas, Economic policy, Green growth, Political risk, Public economics
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publication . Other literature type . Article . 2015

Managing Transformation under Uncertainty

Lütkenhorst, Wilfried; Altenburg, Tilman; Pegels, Anna; Vidican, Georgeta;