The Europeanization of Polish climate policy


climate policy
political parties
election programs
social perception

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Swacha, P., Karaczun, Z. M., & Murawska, D. (2023). The Europeanization of Polish climate policy. Ekonomia I Środowisko - Economics and Environment, 83(4), 62–75.


 The goal of the work was to analyse the positions of the selected Polish political parties about the European Union climate policy and to assess whether and to what extent the process of Europeanization is taking place in Poland. Climate change negatively influences economic growth: it affects food security and limits industrial output and economic development. It reduces labour productivity and influences international trade. The scope of this impact will depend on political decisions and the effectiveness of climate protection measures taken by individual governments. The negative attitude of political parties to climate policy may make it challenging to undertake the necessary adaptation and mitigation measures, even despite changes in social perception in this regard.


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