Energy Projects, Social Licence, Public Acceptance and Regulatory Systems in Canada: A White Paper
106 Pages Posted: 2 Jun 2016
Date Written: June 1, 2016
This white paper reports on the results of a year-long interdisciplinary collaboration aimed at identifying and summarizing extant research regarding social licence and related concepts, with a particular emphasis on understanding its implications for public acceptance of energy projects in Canada, and their related regulatory processes.
Keywords: Social License, Public Acceptance, Energy, Regulation, Legitimacy
JEL Classification: Q48, M14, Q20, Q30
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