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Donald Bren School of Environmental
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Literature on Voluntary Agreements and Self-regulation/ISO 14001

 

Voluntary Agreements

Arora, Seema., and Timothy N. Cason. 1995. An experiment in voluntary environmental regulation: Participation in EPA's 33/50 program. Journal of Environmental Economics & Management 28 (3):271-286.

Aggeri, F. & Hatchuel, A. 1996. A dynamic model of environmental policies. The case of innovation oriented voluntary agreements. Paper read at International Conference on Economics and Law of Voluntary Approaches in Environmental Policy, at November 18-19, Venice.

Aggeri, F. A dynamic model of environmental policies : the case of innovation oriented voluntary agreements / F. Aggeri and A. Hatchuel. Milano : FEEM, 1997. 29 p.. Series title: Nota di lavoro ; 24.97, Economics, energy, and environment.

Aggeri,-F.; Hatchuel,-A. A Dynamic Model of Environmental Policies: The Case of Innovation Oriented Voluntary Agreements .. Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei Note di Lavoro: 24/97, February 1997, pages 29.

Aggeri,-Franck Environmental Policies and Innovation: A Knowledge-Based Perspective on Cooperative Approaches .. Research-Policy;28(7), September 1999, pages 699-717..

Albrecht, J. 1999. Environmental Agreements and Sectoral Performance: Cases of the CFC Phase-Out and the US Toxic Release Inventory. Gent, CAVA: 1-28.

Ashford, N. (1996). The influence of information - based initiatives and negotiated environmental agreements on technological change. International Conference on Economics and Law of Voluntary Approaches in Environmental Policy, Venice.

Begley, R. 1996. Is ISO 14001 worth it? Journal of Business Strategy 17 (5):50-55.

Betts, Kellyn S. 1998 UN commission calls for review of voluntary environmental initiatives. (United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development) Environmental Science & Technology v32, n13 (July 1):303A (1 pages).

Bizer,-Kilian 1999 Voluntary Agreements: Cost-Effective or a Smokescreen for Failure?. Environmental-Economics-and-Policy-Studies;2(2), pages 147-65..

Blackman, A. and J. Mazurek (2000). The Cost of Developing Site-Specific Environmental Regulations: Evidence from EPA's Project XL. Washington DC, Resources for the Futures.

Borkey, P. and F. Leveque (1998). Voluntary Approaches for Environmental Protection in the European Union. Paris, Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development: 36.

Boyd, J., A. J. Krupnik, et al. (1998). Intel's XL Permit: A Framework for Evaluation. Washington, Resources for the Future.

Brotherton, I.1990 On the voluntary approach to resolving rural conflict. Environment & Planning A v22, n7 (July):923 (17 pages).

Carraro, Carlo., and Domenico. Siniscalco. 1996. Voluntary agreements in environmental policy: a theoretical appraisal. In Economic Policy for the Environment and Natural Resources: techniques for the Management and Control of Pollution, edited by A. Xepapadeas. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar.

Carraro,-Carlo; Leveque,-Francois, eds.. 1999 Voluntary approaches in environmental policy . Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei Series on Economics, Energy and Environment, vol.14. Dordrecht; Boston and London: Kluwer Academic, pages vi, 264..

Carraro,-Carlo; Siniscalco,-Domenico . Xepapadeas,-Anastasios, 1996 Voluntary Agreements in Environmental Policy: A Theoretical Appraisal . ed. Economic policy for the environment and natural resources: Techniques for the management and control of pollution. New Horizons in Environmental Economics series. Cheltenham, U.K. and Lyme, N.H.: Elgar; distributed by American International Distribution Corporation Williston, Vt., pages 80-94.

CEC (1996). "Communication from the commission to the council and the European parliament on environmental agreements." COM(96) 561.

Collie, David R.; Su, Yu-Tien  Trade policy and product variety: when is a VER superior to a tariff? (voluntary export restraint) Journal of Development Economics v55, n1 (Feb, 1998):249 (7 pages).

Croci, E. & Pesaro, G. 1999. Voluntary agreements in the environmental sector. The Italian experience. In CAVA Working Papers no. 98/11/5: European Research Network on Voluntary Approaches for Environmental Protection.

Delmas, Magali. & Ann. Terlaak. 2001. Voluntary Agreements for the Environment: Institutional Constraints and Potential for Innovation.In Deketelaere, Kurt. & Eric. Orts, editors, Environmental Contracts: Comparative Approaches to Regulatory Innovation in the United States and Europe. Boston/Dordrecht/London: Kluwer Law International.

Delmas, Magali. & Ann. Terlaak. 2001. Institutional Factors and Environmental Voluntary Agreements: The Cases of the United States, Germany, The Netherlands and France. Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis. Forthcoming.

Delmas, Magali. & Ann. Terlaak. 2001. The Institutional Factors of Environmental Voluntary Agreements.In Hoffman, Andrew J. & Marc J. Ventresca, editors, Organizations, Policy and the Natural Environment: Institutional and Strategic Perspectives. Palo Alto: Stanford University Press. Forthcoming.

Delmas, Magali. & Ann. Terlaak. 2001. A framework for analyzing Environmental Voluntary Agreements. California Management Review, 43(3): 44-63.

Delmas, Magali & Janice Mazurek (2001). Alliances with Governments, a Transaction Costs perspective: the Case of Project XL" 

Delmas, Magali & Arturo Keller (2001) Strategic Free Riding in Voluntary Programs: the Case of Wastewise  

Dixit,-Avinash; Olson,-Mancur . Does Voluntary Participation Undermine the Coase Theorem? Journal-of-Public-Economics;76(3), June 2000, pages 309-35..

Druckrey, F. (1998). "How to make business ethics operational: Responsible care -- an example of successful self-regulation?" Journal of Business Ethics 17(9/10): 979-985.

Edwards, B., Gravender, J., Killmer, A. Schenke, G., and M. Willis. 1999. The effectiveness of ISO 14001 in the U.S. Group project thesis. Committee in charge: J. Frew and A. Keller. Donald Bren School of Environmental Science and Management. University of California, Santa Barbara.

EEA (1997). Environmental Agreements. Environmental Issues Series, 3. Copenhagen, European Environmental Agency.

Eichhammer, Wolfgang., and Eberhard. Jochem. 1999. Voluntary Agreements for the Reduction of C02 Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Germany and Their Recent First Evaluation. Karlsruhe: CAVA.

Enevoldsen (1998). Democracy and Envirornmental Agreements. Co-operative environmental governance : public-private agreements as a policy strategy. P. Glasbergen. Dordrecht ; Boston, Kluwer Academic Publishers: 201-226.

Glachant, M. 1996. The cost efficiency of voluntary agreements for regulating industrial pollution: A coasean approach. Paper read at International Conference on Economics and Law of Voluntary Approaches in Environmental Policy, November 18-19, at Venice.Glachant,-Matthieu The Cost Efficiency of Voluntary Agreements for Regulating Industrial Pollution: a Coasean Approach .. Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei Note di Lavoro: 18/97, February 1997, pages 17.

Hansen,-Lars-Garn. 1997 Environmental Regulation Through Voluntary Agreements . Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei Note di Lavoro: 23/97, February, pages 31.

Harrison, Kathryn. 1999. Talking with the Donkey: Cooperative Approaches to Environmental Protection. Journal of Industrial Ecology 2 (3):51-72.

Howard, J., J. Nash, and J. Ehrenfeld. 2000. Standard or smokescreen? Implementation of a voluntary environmental code. California Management Review 42 (2):63-82.

Howard-Grenville, J. A. (2001). Institutional Evolution: The Case of the Semiconductor Industry Voluntary PFC Emissions Reduction Agreements. Organizations, Policy and the Natural Environment. A. Hoffman and M. Ventesca. Stanford, CA,, Stanford University Press.

Howarth, R. B., B. M. Haddad, et al. (2000). "The economics of energy efficiency: insights from voluntary participation programs." Energy Policy 28: 477-486.

Imura, H. 1999. The use of voluntary agreements in Japan: An initial survey. Paris: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

Imura, Hidefumi, 1947-. The use of unilateral agreements in Japan : voluntary action plans of industries against global warming /, prepared by Hidefumi Imura. Paris, France : Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, 1999. 32 p. ; 30 cm. Series title: OECD working papers ; vol. VII, no. 6. 1022-2227 ;, OECD working papers ; v. 7, no. 6.

Ingram, V. J. (1999). "An environment for consensus?" CAVA Working Papers no. 98/11/5.

Jochem, E. , and W. Eichenhammer. 1996. Voluntary agreements as an instrument to substitute regulating and economic instruments. Lessons from the German voluntary agreement on CO2 reduction. Paper read at International Conference on Economics and Law of Voluntary Approaches in Environmental Policy, November 18-19, at Venice.

Jochem, Eberhard Voluntary agreements as a substitute for regulations and economic instruments : lessons from the German voluntary agreements on CO2-reduction / Eberhard Jochem and Wolfgang Eichhammer. Milano : FEEM, 1997. 21 p. : graphs, tables. Series title: Nota di lavoro ; 19.97, Economics, energy, and environment.

Jochem,-Eberhard; Eichhammer,-Wolfgang Voluntary Agreements as a Substitute for Regulations and Economic Instruments: Lessons from the German Voluntary Agreements on CO2 Reduction .. Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei Note di Lavoro: 19/97, February 1997, pages 21.

Johannsen, K. and M. Togeby (1999). Evaluations of the Danish C02 Agreement Scheme. Copenhagen, CAVA: 1-25.

Johannsen, K. and M. Togeby (1999). Evaluations of the Danish C02 Agreement Scheme. Copenhagen, CAVA: 1-25.

King, A. and M. Lenox (2000). "Industry Self-Regulation Without Sanctions: The Chemical Industries Responsible Care Program." Academy of Management Journal 43(4).

Krarup, S. and S. Ramesohl (2000). Voluntary Agreements in Energy Policy. Fimnal Report from the Project 'Volunatry Agreements - Implementation and Efficiency (VAIE)'. Kopenhavn, AKF.

Krarup, S. and S. Ramesohl (2000). Voluntary Agreements in Energy Policy. Fimnal Report from the Project 'Volunatry Agreements - Implementation and Efficiency (VAIE)'. Kopenhavn, AKF.

Krarup, S., and S. Ramesohl. 2000. Voluntary Agreements in Energy Policy. Fimnal Report from the Project 'Volunatry Agreements - Implementation and Efficiency (VAIE)'. Kopenhavn: AKF.

Larsen, A., S. Krarup, et al. (1999). "A Policy Analysis of Voluntary Agreements for Energy Efficiency in Industry." .

Marcus, Alfred., Don. Geffen, and Ken. Sexton. 2000. Breaking the Impasse: Working with Government to Achieve Win-Win Environmental Solutions. :3-259.

Martinot, Eric; Borg, Nils 1998 Energy-efficient lighting programs.(comparison of energy-efficient lighting programs in eight countries) Energy Policy v26, n14 (Dec):1071 (1 pages).

Maxwell, J. W. and T. P. Lyon (1999). "What causes US Voluntary Environmental Agreements?" Cava Working PApers No. 99/10/2.

Mazurek, J. (1998). The Use of Unilateral Agreements in the United States: The Responsible Care Initiative. Washington D.C., Environmental Policy Committee: 1-22.

Mazurek, J. 1998. The use of voluntary agreements in the United States: An initial survey. OECD, ENV/EPOC/GEEI(98)27/FINAL.Paris

Moffet, J. B., F. (1999). "An overview of issues with respect to voluntary environmental agreements." CAVA Working Papers no. 98/11/3.

Neeman,-Zvika 1999 The Freedom to Contract and the Free-Rider Problem. Journal-of-Law,-Economics,-and-Organization;15(3), October, pages 685-703..

Newman, John., and IEA. 1997. Electricity Sector: Utility voluntary Agreements to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions. Policies and Measures for Common Action}.

OECD Voluntary agreements with industry Paris : Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development ; Washington, D.C. : OECD Publications and Information Centre [distributor], 1998 48 p. : ill. ; 30 cm. Series title: OECD working papers ; v. 6, no. 68.

OECD. 1997. Voluntary Agreements with Industry. Annex I Expert Group on the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. Paris: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

OECD. 2000. Voluntary Approaches for Environmental Policy in OECD countries: an Assessment. Paris: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

Íko Institut,. (1998). New instruments for sustainability. The contribution of voluntary agreements to environmental policy. Darmstadt.

Orts, Eric W. & Kurt. Deketelaere, editors. 2001. Environmental Contracts: Comparative Approaches to Regulatory Innovation in the United States and Europe. Boston: Kluwer Law International.

Potier, Michel 1994 Agreement on the environment. (voluntary agreement between companies and authorities on environmental protection) OECD Observer, n189 (August-Sept):8 (4 pages).

Ramesohl, S. and C. Kristof (1999). The 'Declaration of German Industry on Global Warming Prevention'. A model for effective and self-improving climate processes?, European Research Network on Voluntary Approaches for Environmental Protection.

Rennings, K., K.L. Brockman, and H. Berman. 1997. Voluntary agreements in environmental protection - experiences in Germany and future perspectives. Discussion Paper No. 97-04 E, Zentrum f\'fcr Europeische Wirtschaftsforschung}.

Rietbergen, M., J. Farla, and K. Blok. 1998. Quantitative evaluation of voluntary agreements on energy efficiency. Paper read at Paper presented at the International Workshop on Industrial Energy Efficiency Policies: Understanding Success and Failure, June 11-12, at Utrecht.

Sairinen, Rauno., and Outi. Teittinen. 1999. The Voluntary Agreements as an Environmental Policy Instrument in Finland: CAVA.

Salmons, R. (1999). "Hybrid Negotiated Agreements: Reconciling Conflicting Policy Objectives and Minimizing Free-riding." CAVA Working Paper: 21.

Schildwachter, Gregory T. M. 1997 Voluntary agreements to conserve endangered species on private land : accommodating local interests with trusting relationships / by Gregory T.M. Schildwachter. 1997. Thesis (Ph. D.)--University of Montana.. viii, 89 leaves, bound : ill. ; 29 cm.

Schmelzer,-Dirk 1997 Voluntary Agreements in Environmental Policy: Negotiating Emission Reductions.. Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei Note di Lavoro: 17/97, February, pages 21.

Segerson, K. and N. L. Dawson (1999). Voluntary Environmental Agreements with Multiple Firms. Environmental Contracts and Regulation: Comparative Approaches in Europe and the United States, Wharton, University of Pennsylvania.

Segerson, Kathleen; Miceli, Thomas J. 1998 Voluntary environmental agreements: good or bad news for environmental protection? Journal of Environmental Economics and Management v36, n2 (Sept):109 (22 pages).

Segerson,-Kathleen; Miceli,-Thomas-J. 1997 Voluntary Approaches to Environmental Protection: The Role of Legislative Threats.. Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei Note di Lavoro: 21/97, February, pages 21.

Storey, M., G. Boyd, and J. Dowd. 1997. Voluntary Agreements with Industry, Summary of Annex I Expert Group on the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. Paris: Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development.

Storey, M., G. Boyd, and J. Dowd. 1997. Voluntary Agreements with Industry, Summary of Annex I Expert Group on the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. Paris: Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development.

Storey,-Mark; Boyd,-Gale; Dowd,-Jeff. 1997 Voluntary Agreements with Industry . Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei Note di Lavoro: 26/97, February, pages 22.

Sugiyama, R. (1999). Voluntary Approaches in Japan, CAVA: 1-12.

Troast Jr., J. G., A. J. Hoffman, et al. (2001). Confronting Institutional Barriers to Negotiated Agreements: Institutional Entrepreneurship and the Plum Creek Habitat Conservation Plan. Organizations, Policy and the Natural Environment. A. Hoffman and M. Ventresca. Stanford, CA, Stanford University Press.

Vedder, H. H. B. (2000). Competition Law and the Use of Environmental Agreements: The Experience in Europe, an Example for the United States? Environmental Contracts Comparative Approaches to Regulatory Innovation in the United States and Europe. E. W. Orts and K. Deketelaere. The Hague, Kluwer Law International.

Voluntary Agreements in Environmental Policy . Sunnevag,-Kjell . 1997 International-Association-for-Energy-Economics.Energy and economic growth: Is sustainable growth possible? Proceedings of the 20th Annual International Conference. Volume 3. New Delhi: Tata Energy Research Institute, pages 800-812..

Webster,-C.-J.; Wu,-F. 1999 Regulation, Land-Use Mix, and Urban Performance. Part 1: Theory . Environment-and-Planning-A;31(8), August, pages 1433-42..

Whiston, Thomas., and Matthieu. Glachant. 1996. Voluntary agreements between industry and governement - the case of recycling regulations. In Environmental Policy in Europe: Industry, Competition and the policy Process.}, edited by F. Leveque. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar.

Whiston,-Thomas; Glachant,-Matthieu . Leveque,-Francois, 1996 Voluntary Agreements between Industry and Government--The Case of Recycling Regulations . ed. Environmental policy in Europe: Industry, competition and the policy process. Cheltenham, U.K.: Elgar; distributed by Ashgate, Brookfield, Vt., pages 143-74..

Xepapadeas,-Anastasios, ed. 1996 Economic policy for the environment and natural resources: Techniques for the management and control of pollution . . New Horizons in Environmental Economics series.Cheltenham, U.K. and Lyme, N.H.: Elgar; distributed by American International Distribution Corporation, Williston, Vt, pages xvi, 245.

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ISO 14001

Bansal, P. 1999. Taking Stock of ISO 14001 certifications. Final Report. Washington D.C.: Environmental Protection Agency.

Corbett, C. J., and D. Kirsch, A. 2001. International Diffusion of ISO 14001 Certification. Production and Operation Management. Winter. Forthcoming

Corbett, C., J., and D. Kirsch, A. 2000. ISO 14000: An Agnostic's Report from the Front Line. ISO 9000 + ISO 14000 News March/April (2).

Delmas, Magali. 2000. Barriers and Incentives to the Adoption of ISO 14001 in the United States. Duke Environmental Law and Policy Forum, Fall: 1-38.

Delmas, Magali. 2001. Stakeholders and Competitive Advantage: the Case of ISO 14001. Production and Operations Management, 10(3).

Globalization of Environmental Management Standards: Barriers and Incentives in Europe and in the United States" (2000). Working paper 2.70, May. Center for German and European Studies. University of California, Berkeley. 

EPA, U.S. 1999. An Analysis of ISO 14001 Environmental Policy Statements. Washington D.C.: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Policy. Prepared by Alexandra Barton. May 21.

Fielding, S. 1998. ISO 14001 delivers effective environmental management & profits. Professional Safety 43 (7):27.

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Klassen, Robert D., and Curtis P. McLaughlin. 1996. The impact of environmental management on firm performance. Management Science 42 (8):1199-1214.

Krut, Riva and Harris Gleckman. 1998. ISO 14001: A Missed Opportunity for Sustainable Global Industrial Development. London, Earthscan Publications Ltd.

Langlois, Richard N. and Paul Robertson, L. 1995. Firms, Markets and Economic Change: A Dynamic Theory of Business Institutions. London: Routledge.

Mahoney, Joseph T., and J. Rajendran. Pandian. 1992. The Resource-Based View Within the Conversation of Strategic Management. Strategic Management Journal 13 (5):363-380.

Maxwell, John W. & Thomas P. Lyon. Self-Regulation, Taxation and Public Voluntary Agreements. Journal of Public Economics.

McInerney, F., and S. White. 1995. The Total Quality Corporation: How 10 Major Companies Turned Quality and Environmental Challenges to Competitive Advantage in the 1990s. Dutton, New York: Truman Talley Books.

Pacific Institute. 2000. Managing a Better Environment: Opportunities and Obstacles for ISO 14001 in Public Policy and Commerce. Pacific Institute for Studies in Development, Environment, and Security.

Parry, Pam. 2000. The Bottom Line: How to Build a Business Case for ISO 14001. Boca Raton, FL: St. Lucie Press.

Schnee, Nicholas. 1999. "Observations on the ISO 14001 Registration System and the Registrar's Role in Encouraging Environmental Performance." U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Policy, Office of Policy Development.

Switzer, Jason and John Ehrenfeld. 1999. "Independent Environmental Auditors: What Does ISO 14001 Registration Really Mean?" Environmental Quality Management. Autumn.

Switzer, Jason and John Ehrenfeld. 1999. "ISO 14001 and Environmental Goal Setting: Promises Kept." Environmental Quality Management. Winter.

Switzer, Jason. 1999. ISO 14000: Regulatory Reform and Environmental Management Systems. Master's Thesis. Cambridge, MA: Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. 1999. "Characterization of Facilities Certified Under ISO 14001 Standards in the U.S." Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance. Office of Planning and Policy Analysis.

OECD. 1998. What do Standards for Environmental Management Systems Offer? Background paper: Review of the Development of International Environmental Management Systems -ISO 14000 Standard Series-. Paris: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

Orts, Eric. W. 1995. Reflexive Environmental Law. Northwestern University Law Review 89 (4):1227-1340.

Michael V. Russo and Niran S. Harrison. 2001. An Empirical Study of the Impact of ISO 14001 Registration on Emissions Performance. Draft.

Steger, Ulrich. 2000. Environmental management systems: Empirical evidence and further perspectives. European Management Journal 18 (1):23-37.

Tibor, T. and I. Feldman. 1996. ISO 14000: a guide to the new environmental management standards: Irwin professional publishing. Chicago. Illinois

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