Are There Limits to Growth

@article{Stokey1998AreTL,
  title={Are There Limits to Growth},
  author={Nancy L. Stokey},
  journal={International Economic Review},
  year={1998},
  volume={39},
  pages={1-31}
}
A simple theoretical model of pollution is developed that generates an inverted U-shape relationship between per capita income and environmental quality. This model is then used to study long-run growth. The same inverted U-shape is shown to appear in time series and the prospects for sustained growth are shown to hinge on whether increasingly strict environmental regulation is compatible with a constant rate of return on capital. Implementation is also studied. Tax and voucher schemes are… Expand
Economic growth and the environment: Theory and facts
Does Environmental Policy Necessarily Discourage Growth?
The Environmental Kuznets Curve from Multiple Perspectives
...
1
2
3
4
5
...