“Underlying any analysis of an appropriate response to controlling pollution is a philosophical choice as to which party should ultimately bear responsibility for the costs of waste minimization. It will be our contention throughout the paper that … the market system is a preferable regime, as it better ensures that the polluter bears full responsibility for the cost of his or her conduct.”

A Tax to Make the Polluter Pay: The Application of Pollution Taxes within the Australian Legal System – Research paper by Greg Hunt and Rufus Black, 1990.

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