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Taking Hohhot-Baotou-Ordos-Ulanqab Urban Agglomeration (HBOUUA) as the research object, the spatio-temporal evolution process and pattern of the coupling coordination of urbanization, social economy and ecological environment in HBOUUA from 2003 to 2018 were quantitatively measured by constructing a coupling coordination model of urbanization, soci...
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Globally, scholars and practitioners are becoming increasingly interested in determining the interaction between finance and environmental sustainability. However, a few studies have investigated and organized existing information in the context of the green finance of banks in developing countries. The purpose of our study is to find major dimensi...
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China is currently in a strategic opportunity period for green and high-quality development, and developing the digital economy is an important choice to achieve environmental pollution control, improve regional ecological efficiency, and enhance social welfare. In this context, the impact of the digital economy on ecological well-being performance...
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Transitioning to a "green" economy will require many industries to change their activities, raising concerns about the elimination of occupations and the need for significant retraining of the workforce. These concerns have increased resistance to a green transition from some sectors of society. Yet if skills embodied in current economic tasks can...
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Carbon emissions based on land use change have attracted extensive attention from scholars, but the current land use carbon emission accounting model is still relatively rough. Despite the continuous promotion of China’s ecological civilization strategy, whether green economic development promotes carbon emission reduction remains to be studied. Th...
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Although the Special Economic Zones (SEZs) are considered the backbone of rapid economic development in China, it is unclear whether they contribute to green economic development. From the perspective of the localized industrial chains formed as a result of the SEZ policy, this paper aims to analyze and explain how the development of SEZs influence...
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The green economy is essential in supporting sustainable economic development and relies on talents and technologies. From the perspective of traditional economic theory, this study explores the impact of high-speed rail and innovation on the green economy from the perspectives of talent and technology. Using the data of 281 prefecture-level cities...
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The paper selects the data of 30 regions in China from 2008 to 2020 as the basis to construct a theoretical analysis framework between fiscal decentralization, environmental regulation, and green economy efficiency (GEE). For empirical analysis, the study adopts super-slacks-based measure (SBM) method to measure GEE, and Tobit model is adopted to s...
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According to the World Bank, energy efficiency is a critical facilitator of most Sustainable Development Goals. Its contribution to CO2 emission reduction is astounding. Environmentalists have recently emphasized the essential need to determine energy efficiency causes. This research broadens the debate's horizons by proposing additional possible e...
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In the study reported in this manuscript, silver/iron oxide nanocomposites (Ag/Fe2O3) were phytosynthesized using the extract of Buddleja lindleyana via a green, economical and eco-friendly strategy. The biosynthesized Ag/Fe2O3 nanocomposites were characterized using UV-Vis spectrophotometry, FTIR, XRD, TEM, DLS and SEM-EDX analyses. The particulat...
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The effective enhancement of green total factor productivity (GTFP) through macro-regulatory tools—environmental decentralization and environmental regulation and thus the promotion of high-quality and sustainable economic development—is a hot topic of current research. However, many studies have focused on how environmental decentralization or env...
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In this study, we use BP neural network to improve the DEA model to conduct in-depth research and analysis on the method of green economic efficiency evaluation of resource-based cities. The traditional DEA cannot make ranking and analysis of effective units, which affects the accuracy of empirical analysis. Accordingly, the BP-DEA model is introdu...
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The industrial sector of China is critical to the country’s economic growth. On the other side, industrialisation has resulted in a high rate of emissions, pushing China to spend extensively on industrial pollution remediation. As a result, this study looks at the relationship between investment completed in the treatment of industrial pollution an...
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Bio-synthesized nanoparticles (NPs) having reduced chemical toxicity have been focused globally and become essential component of nanotechnology recently. In the study reported here, silver/iron oxide nanocomposite (Ag/Fe2O3) was biosynthesized from ginger oil via a green, economic, and eco-friendly strategy. The biosynthesized Ag/Fe2O3 were charac...
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Dear Colleagues, Carbon neutrality is becoming an increasingly important agenda item in global climate governance [1]. Achieving carbon neutrality is important not only for minimizing the worst effects of climate change but also for the benefit of individuals and society as a whole. For example, when environmental pollution is reduced, health is i...
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The green economy is an unavoidable shift in economic structures toward sustainability. Foreign direct investment drives the economic growth of a nation. However, the process of foreign direct investment always includes unintended repercussions, such as environmental pollution. This topic is the subject of several hypotheses, including the polluted...
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A green economy refers to a modern form of harmony between the environment and the economy. China showing the fastest economic growth in the world has entered into a new phase of advance, facing a critical industrial transformation and progression. The paper aims to analyse China's green economic development considering the differences in developme...
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The literature is still divided on the study of the ecological and economic effects of fiscal decentralization. To clarify the relationship between fiscal decentralization between central and local governments and green economic development in developing countries, we take China as an example to test the impact of fiscal decentralization on green t...
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The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) contribute to the improvement of production and consumption systems, hence, assisting in the eradication of hunger and poverty. As a result, there is growing global interest in the direction of economic development to create a zero-waste economy or circular economy. Citrus fruits are a major fruit crop, with...
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Discussions on the impact of climate change and ways of protecting climate change impact driven by environmentally unfriendly activities have taken the center stage of global development agendas. The importance of environmental sustainability is also reflected in the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Green taxes have become pivotal to prot...
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Based on the panel data from 30 provinces in China from 2010 to 2020, this paper employs the panel vector auto regression (PVAR) model to investigate the dynamic relationship between a green economy and energy utilization level. The results show that: (1) the green economic development level and energy utilization level of 30 provinces in China hav...
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Mining with backfill has been used extensively in underground metal mines which is an important way to conduct the green and low-carbon mining operation. Backfill technologies can achieve both the maximum recovery ratio of underground mineral resources and the environment friendly disposal of mining wastes. This paper systematically reviews the rec...
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This study analyses the evolution of volatility inter-connectedness in the global system of non-renewable and renewable energy consumption, economic growth, and CO2 emission. We find that the spillover effect accounts for a substantial portion of total volatility in this system. In particular, CO2 emission is the major net transmitter of volatility...
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A more scientific green economy efficiency indicator is constructed based on OH (2010), and a multiperiod spatial DID model is used to examine the impact of national credit demonstration policies on urban green economy efficiency in a sample of cities above the prefecture level in the Yangtze River Delta. The study confirms the following: (1) The n...
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The present study examines the effects of green finance on green economic performance index in the presence of income per capita, corporate social responsibilities, green energy, and technical innovations in emerging seven (E7) countries from 2005 to 2018. This study employed second-generation panel cointegration methodologies. The result of the cr...
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China has implemented the low-carbon city pilot (LCCP) policy in the hopes of efficiently limiting carbon emission intensity to combat global warming and promote green economic growth. Urban land utilization, the second-largest source of carbon emissions, is key to the LCCP policy being able to have the desired effect, which has attracted widesprea...
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Improving green energy efficiency (GEE) and promoting green economic transformation are important goals for China to achieve sustainable economic development in the post-COVID-19 era. Based on panel data of 27 manufacturing industries in China, this paper uses GMM model and threshold model to study the impact of environmental regulation and technol...
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There is a dearth of empirical studies looking at the link between green economic development and tourism in quantifiable terms. Using panel data from China’s 30 provinces from 2005 to 2018, this study investigates the impact of green finance on China’s tourism industry. Using renewable energy, income per capita, carbon emissions, and urbanizations...
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The development of the world economy has caused serious environmental pollution, which has resulted in an ecological crisis. With the acceleration of economic development, China's ecological crisis is becoming more serious. Green technology innovation is an important driving force in realizing green economic development, and heavily polluting enter...
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In this research, we analyzed green finance, small and medium-sized businesses, and financial literacy in China to boost the green economy. Green finance and financial literacy were examined holistically using a rigorous empirical approach and data envelopment analysis to provide the way to advance green economic recovery in this research. Accordin...
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Small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in China have been hit hard by the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, which has jeopardized their going out of business altogether. As a result, this research will shed light on the long-term impacts of COVID-19 lockdown on small businesses worldwide. The information was gathered through a survey questionnai...
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High energy intensity and energy consumption structure are the main contradictions restricting China’s green economic growth. Green technology innovation is an important factor to alleviate the energy dilemma. Referring to the IPC Green Inventory launched by the World Intellectual Property Organization, the green patents of 30 provinces in China fr...
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Green finance is the main way to solve financing problems and support green technology innovation. The development of higher education is the source of innovative human capital and a key factor in promoting green economic growth. Studying the relationship between the three is an important realistic meaning for achieving green economic growth. Based...
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This study aims to investigate the impact of environmental technological innovations and environmental policy stringency on green economic growth in China. The empirical analysis of the study is based on the ARDL model. Findings confirm that environmental technology positively impacts green economic growth in the short and long run. In the robust m...
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Whether China’s economy can maintain sustainable growth has been debated both in China and internationally, and the most representative critique has been summarized in the “Krugman Query”. Faced with such doubts, how to achieve a “win-win” for economic growth and environmental protection has become one of the central objectives of local government...
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This paper's main objective is to investigate the effect of stock market growth and green energy on GHG emissions. Further, this research empirically analyzes the effects of renewable energy consumption on CO2 emissions in the EKC hypothesis using data from BRICS countries (China, India, Russia, Brazil, and South Africa) from 1990 to 2019. The empi...
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Green development is the inevitable choice for global sustainable development, and China has chosen green development as its national strategy. Land use changes will affect a soil’s organic matter by changing the land’s productivity, soil quality and fertility. It is of great significance for ensuring soil fertility, improving the environment and p...
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UMKM berperan penting terhadap “green economic growth” karena berkontribusi besar terhadap aktivitas ekonomi dan jejak lingkungan baik dalam lingkup nasional maupun dalam lingkup global. Di tengah pandemi global, UMKM sangat penting untuk pemulihan ekonomi mengingat besarnya kontribusinya terhadap sektor tenaga kerja. Pandemi, di sisi lain, meningk...
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Among other equally important commitments of the international community and other relevant stakeholders, is making the global economy sustainable. Sustainable Development has been the central goal of the international community since the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED) 1992 (UNDSD, 2012). The green economy has...
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The aim of the article is to assess the economic efficiency of special purpose forests by alternative scope of use. In accordance with nature-friendly forest management, green economic principles and socially responsible management, construction of treehouses seem to be an alternative opportunity in increasing in an economic efficiency in special p...
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In today’s competitive market environment, providing different sorts of concessions are often observed from the suppliers/manufacturers to their customers for escalating the number of order quantity, as well as work mutually to control the rising level of carbon emission along with long-lasting financial benefits. So, it is challenging for research...
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Whether green credit policy is conducive to improving the green innovation efficiency of heavy polluting industries is of great significance for China’s sustainable economic development and the construction of ecological civilization. This paper uses China’s Green Credit Guidelines to conduct a quasi-natural experiment based on relevant panel data...
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Environmentalists are more concerned with the environment in this age of industrialization, and they are continually interested in researching factors that can facilitate the transition towards sustainability. This study applies an econometric technique called the panel Generalized Method of Moments generalized moments to analyze green finance and...
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As the political and technological innovation center of China, Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei urban agglomeration (BTHUA) is an important engine of national economic development. However, the BTHUA is faced with uneven industrial development and environmental pollution problems. Energy efficiency of the industrial sector, critical to energy conservation and...
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Environmental information disclosure is one of the important ways to realize urban sustainable development. This study explores the transmission mechanism between environmental information disclosure and urban green economic efficiency (UGEE) and solves the “black box” system between them. In this method, first, the urban green economic efficiency...
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Green innovation undoubtedly plays a significant role in generating employment opportunities, improving green economic activity, and increasing environmental sustainability. This study scrutinizes the effect of energy efficiency and green innovation on CO2 emissions for China using nonlinear autoregressive distributed lag (NARDL) from 1991 to 2019....
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Commercial interest in biostimulants as a tool of sustainable green economics and agriculture concepts is on the steep increase, being followed by increasing demand to employ efficient scientific ways to develop new products and understand their mechanisms of action. Biostimulants represent a highly diverse group of agents derived from various natu...
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Green PPP projects are of great significance to green infrastructure construction and green economic development. This study analyzes 552 Green PPP projects related to sewage treatment and clean energy in African countries during 2005-2019 to determine how institution quality and multilateral financial institutions influence Green PPP projects’ suc...
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The primary objective of this empirical study is to identify the antecedents of e-waste recycling and the role played by economic incentives in encouraging this behaviour among Indians. The theory of planned behaviour was employed to achieve the motive, and a web-based survey was used to collect data. A total of 338 responses from Indian urban hous...
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In the context of China's efforts to achieve green economic development and adjust the spatial layout of industries, this article focuses on pollution-intensive industries. Based on the panel data of 30 Chinese provinces from 2003 to 2018, the spatial locational characteristics and development directions of pollution-intensive industrial agglomerat...
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Under current conditions, the green economy concept has received a comprehensive response in achieving the sustainable development of regions. However, measuring green economic development progress is dynamic, quantitatively characterized by indicators reflecting various aspects. The difficulty lies in a comprehensive environmental sustainability a...
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Accelerating industrial green transformation (IGT) is the intrinsic requirement of realizing low-carbon and green economic development. Inward Foreign Direct Investment (IFDI) and Outward Foreign Direct Investment (OFDI) are the main channels of international technology spillover. Whether the coordination of IFDI and OFDI (CIO) can promote IGT and...
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This study evaluates the outlook of government expenditure through public and private financing for the green economic revitalization after COVID-19 in Canada. The various econometric estimations are used to measure the impact of government expenditure on green economic recovery. The implementation of public investment is explicitly associated with...
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Research on sustainable business models and climate change is the focus of this article, which examines the industry, business and sustainability which has attracted a lot of attention. Because of this, we are investigating the effects of implementing business sustainability capabilities using a multiple-case methodology. An original report on Chin...
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The generally held belief is that government spending on education and research and development is to bring about direct impacts on the advancement and sustainability of an economy. Nonetheless, this evidence is not prevalent within industrialized and third-world economies, particularly among the foremost ten carbon dioxide releasing economies. The...
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As a new financial model that balances economic and ecological benefits, green finance (GF) plays an important role in promoting green economic development and ecological environmental protection. Based on the panel data set of 30 provinces in China from 2010 to 2020, this paper uses the synthetic control method (SCM) to explore the impact of the g...
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The current study explores the nexus between energy factors, blue factors, green factors, and carbon intensity in Saudi Arabia. The non-linear ARDL technique is applied to data from 1991 to 2020. The results suggest that the overall impact of energy factors on carbon emission is insignificant, except the adverse shocks in energy intensity, which in...
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Urbanization is a social and complex phenomenon. In recent years, rapid urbanization has not only accelerated economic development in China, but also has raised ecological concerns including biodiversity reduction, habitat degradation and congestion effect, which poses significant challenges to green economic efficiency. Although China proposed its...
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Background Applying traditional fluorescence navigation technologies in hepatocellular carcinoma is severely restricted by high false-positive rates, variable tumor differentiation, and unstable fluorescence performance. Results In this study, a green, economical and safe nanomedicine formulation technology was developed to construct carrier-free...
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Very few studies exist in rationalizing comprehensively the relationship between market integration and green economic growth in China. This paper tries to answer the question whether and how market integration influences regional green economic growth in China. Based on the panel data of 285 city-level regions from year 2004 to 2018 in China, this...
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Green economic growth is an unavoidable choice for China’s development model, while the government-led Chinese economic development system determines that local government competition may have an essential impact on green economic growth. For this purpose, this study employs data on Chinese 272 prefecture-level cities and the system generalized met...