Governments and other organizations in South Asia put forward a variety of regulations and policies to manage local to global environmental problems. There is a need to examine alternate policy options and to evaluate their impacts in order to ensure that we are on a sustainable path. Under this theme, research will focus on:
a) program evaluation of the impacts of environmental policies, regulations and programs; and
b) assessment of the economic incentives associated with different regulatory and market mechanisms and their contribution to policy compliance.
SANDEE publication and Projects
CoLab at MIT
Compliance in pollution management: A case study on the textile industry of Bangladesh, G. M. Khondaker, Bangladesh
SANDEE's mission is to strengthen the capacity of individuals and institutions to undertake research on the inter-linkages among economic development, poverty, and environmental changeand to disseminate practical information that can be applied to development policies.
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