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18:57 Jan 20, 2008
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German to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Economics / environmental economics
German term or phrase: Mengensteuerung
"Die aus der Umweltökonomie stammende Idee der Umweltzertifikate beruht auf einer marktkonformen staatlichen *Mengensteuerung*."

The context is a discussion of various environmental policy instruments from the perspective of environmental law. In this case, environmental permits are the issue.

"Mengensteuerung" is a technical term in German economics. Does anybody know what term would be used in English economic discourse?

Thanks a lot! I greatly appreciate your help!
Stephan Elkins
Germany
Local time: 16:04
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4quantity control
Narasimhan Raghavan


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quantity control


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Narasimhan Raghavan
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Native speaker of: Tamil
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