Patterns of Environmental Collective Action: Some Cross-National Findings

  title={Patterns of Environmental Collective Action: Some Cross-National Findings},
  author={Andreas Duit},
  journal={Political Studies},
  pages={900 - 920}
  • A. Duit
  • Published 1 December 2011
  • Business
  • Political Studies
Many environmental problems such as global warming, biodiversity loss and waste accumulation can be described as large-scale collective action dilemmas. Previous research on collective action in Common Pool Resource settings has demonstrated that institutional structures and social capital are important for successful management of natural resources. The objective of this article is to investigate the effect of such factors on large-scale environmental collective action. The analysis employs… 

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