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A small charge for a big result: The case of M&S shows that choice can encourage positive environmental behaviour

By Julian Le Grand and Kate Disney

Abstract

Encouraging individuals to change their behaviour towards the environment is an increasingly important area of policy-making. Julian Le Grand and Kate Disney find that the introduction of a charge for plastic bags in Marks and Spencer shops successfully encouraged pro-environmental behaviour and explore the implications for environmental policy

Topics: GE Environmental Sciences, H Social Sciences (General)
Publisher: Blog post from London School of Economics & Political Science
Year: 2011
OAI identifier: oai:eprints.lse.ac.uk:32291
Provided by: LSE Research Online

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