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Evaluation of the Federal German Act on Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA Act)

Kilian Bizer, Jaqui Dopfer and Martin Führ

elni Review 2008, Issue 2,  pp. 70-77.

The aim of this article is to provide a short synopsis of the results of the research project on “Evaluation of the Federal German EIA Act”. First of all, the analytical approach is elucidated, followed by the results of the individual stages of Environmental Impact Assessment and the general findings across all stages. Finally, recommendations are provided on the different policy options.

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