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Agricultural Subsidies and the Environment

Heather Williams.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science

P ublished online August 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Politics; Environmental History; Management of Land and Natural Resources (Social Science); Environmentalist Thought and Ideology (Social Science); Agriculture and Farming; Environmental Economics. 10280 words.

Worldwide, governments subsidize agriculture at the rate of approximately 1 billion dollars per day. This figure rises to about twice that when export and biofuels production subsidies and...

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Behavioral Science and Climate Policy

Michael Howlett and Stuti Rawat.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Climate Science

P ublished online July 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography; Environmentalist Thought and Ideology (Social Science). 16537 words.

Behavioral science consists of the systematic analysis of processes underlying human behavior through experimentation and observation, drawing on knowledge, research, and methods from a...

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Integrated Pest Management

Jesse Eiben.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science

Article. Subjects: Pollution and Threats to the Environment (Social Science); Management of Land and Natural Resources (Social Science); Environmentalist Thought and Ideology (Social Science); Sustainability; Agriculture and Farming. 397 words.

This is an advance summary of a forthcoming article in the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Environmental Science. Please check back later for the full article.

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