External effects: Individual or public responsibility?
|Project manager||Karine Nyborg|
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|Participants||Kjell Arne Brekke|
|Period||2004 - 2005 (ended)|
Project descriptionThis project aims at analyzing internalized moral motivation among consumers, focusing on certain aspects which are particularly relevant for environmental and energy policy. We will consider the role of information for morally motivated demand; the role of attitude campaigns aimed at morally motivated consumers; and compare appeals to consumers’ moral responsibility with green taxes.
|Brekke, K.A., Kipperberg, G. og K. Nyborg||Social Interaction in Responsibility Ascription: The Case of Household Recycling||2010||Land Economics 86(4), 766-784||[PDF]|
|Nyborg, Karine||Information and the Burden of Moral Responsibility||2007|