Do Polluters Head Overseas? Testing the Pollution Haven Hypothesis

Harrison, Ann

from ARE Update Vol. 6, No. 2, Nov/Dec, 2002

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Abstract

Critics of globalization have long alleged that multinationals essentially export pollution to developing countries by putting their dirtiest operations there. A new study says that is not true.

Keywords

globalization, pollution, export, developing countries, foreign investment, multinational

Citation

Harrison, Ann. "Do Polluters Head Overseas? Testing the Pollution Haven Hypothesis." ARE Update 6(2)(2002):7-11. University of California Giannini Foundation of Agricultural Economics.
http://giannini.ucop.edu/publications/are-update/issues/2002/6/2/do-polluters-head-oversea/