Environmental Policy Stringency Index
Publication date: 04 October 2018, GMT
Reporting period: 1990 - 2015
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Environmental Policy Stringency Index - Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

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The OECD Environmental Policy Stringency Index (EPS) is a country-specific and internationally-comparable measure of the stringency of environmental policy. Stringency is defined as the degree to which environmental policies put an explicit or implicit price on polluting or environmentally harmful behaviour. It covers 28 countries.