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Sustainability 2017, 9(7), 1092;

Green Growth—Magic Bullet or Damp Squib?

European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC), Via E. Fermi 2749, I-21027 Ispra, Italy
Received: 27 April 2017 / Revised: 20 June 2017 / Accepted: 20 June 2017 / Published: 23 June 2017
(This article belongs to the Section Sustainable Use of the Environment and Resources)
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The paper identifies various conceptualisations of green growth with a view to identify the causal mechanisms that can support a green growth policy agenda to investigate the implications of these conceptualisations for measuring progress towards green growth, to identify possible trade-offs and integrate measures, and to explore the governance challenges that a green growth agenda is likely to pose against the background that many environmental problems have a bearing on multiple levels of governance. View Full-Text
Keywords: green growth; environmental governance; decoupling green growth; environmental governance; decoupling

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