ID 67298
Government Germany
Submitting Entity Federal Environment Agency
Main Information
Title Environmentally harmful subsidies in Germany
Description The following main part of the study documents the most important environmentally harmful 
subsidies. It is divided into four chapters: 
1. Energy supply and use, 
2. Transport, 
3. Construction and Housing, and 
4. Agriculture. 
Each chapter begins with a section providing an 
overview of the adverse effects of the subsidies 
on the environmental assets under consideration. 
This is followed by sections describing the 
main environmentally harmful subsidies in the 
sector in question.
Web Link /doc/case-studies/inc/cs-inc-germany-en.pdf
Additional Information
Authors Holger Berg, Dr. Andreas Burger, Karen Thiele
Source "Umweltschädliche Subventionen in Deutschland"
Countries Germany
Regions Western Europe and Others
Incentive Measures Reform of Perverse Incentives
  • United Nations
  • United Nations Environment Programme