WSEAS Transactions on Business and Economics
Print ISSN: 1109-9526, E-ISSN: 2224-2899
Volume 16, 2019
Legal and Economic Instruments of Environmental Protection in the Area of Air Protection - Example of Selected Regions of the Czech Republic and Impacts on Entrepreneurs
Author: Radek Jurcik
Abstract: The environment regulates act No. 17/1992 Coll., on the Environment, which applies in the Czech Republic, everything that creates natural conditions for the existence of organisms, including humans, and is a prerequisite for their further development. Its components are mainly air, water, rocks, soil, organisms, ecosystems and energy. This law is based on the premise, that mankind and other organisms are an integral part of nature, recalling the natural interdependence of mankind and other organisms, while respecting the right of mankind to reshape nature in accordance with the principle of sustainable development, aware of his responsibility for maintaining a favorable environment future generations and emphasizing the right to a favorable environment as one of the fundamental rights of mankind. This paper assesses whether the government spending programs have an impact on air protection as a significant component of nature. The author uses methods of statistical analysis and legal analysis. The result of the article is that there is a relationship between spending programs for businesses and reducing emissions around industrial plants. Economic instruments of environmental protection therefore have the benefit of reducing air pollution.
Keywords: environment, air, efficiency, public spending programs, regression analysis
Pages: 508-513WSEAS Transactions on Business and Economics, ISSN / E-ISSN: 1109-9526 / 2224-2899, Volume 16, 2019, Art. #57